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Cyropaedeia. Book I. With introd. and notes founded on those of H.A. Holden, and a complete vocabulary by E.S. Shuckburgh. by Xenophon

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Published by Cambridge University Press in [London] .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

SeriesPitt Press series
ContributionsHolden, Hubert Ashton, 1822-1896, Shuckburgh, Evelyn Shirley, 1843-1906
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 156 p. ;
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19398550M

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Page - Now, friends, follow me," he swept for- hïfSth" ward, showing no mercy to his horses but drawing blood from them in streams with every stroke of the lash. And the rest of the chariot-drivers also rushed forward with him. And the opposing chariots at once broke into flight before them ; some, as they fled, took up their dismounted 1 fighting men, others left theirs behind. Cyropaedia Book I. The Boyhood of Cyrus 1; Book II. The Reorganization of the Army ; Book III. The Conquest of Armenia and Scythia ; Book IV. The Capture of the First and Second Camps of the Assyrians ; Volume II: Books LCL The Cyropaedia ought to be required reading for any aspiring politician. A beautifully paced book, full of twists and turns. A huge fan of Xenophon, his writing's on Cyrus the Young contain the author's /5(6). Book 3, Section 2 [] Cyrus Surveys How He Can Help the Armenians Defend Themselves From Chaldaean* Raids. On the morrow Cyrus took with him Tigranes, the best of the Median horsemen, and as many of his own friends as he thought proper, and rode around to inspect the country with a view to finding a place in which to build a fort.

And the substance of the Cyropaedia, which is in fact a political romance, describing the education of the ideal ruler, trained to rule as a benevolent despot over his admiring and willing subjects, should add a further element of enjoyment for the reader of this famous book in its English garb. J. HEREFORD. Cyropaedia book. Read 95 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Xenophon's masterpiece, The Education of Cyrus, is a work that was admir /5. The Cyropaedia, sometimes spelled Cyropedia, is a partly fictional biography of Cyrus the Great the founder of Achaemenid Empire, the first Persian Empire. It was written around BC by Xenophon, the Athenian gentleman-soldier, and student of Socrates. The Latinized title Cyropaedia derives from Greek Kúrou paideía, meaning "The Education of Cyrus". Aspects of it would become a model for . Cyropaedeia. Book I. With introd. and notes founded on those of H.A. Holden, and a complete vocabulary by E.S. Shuckburgh. by Xenophon,Hubert Ashton Holden,Evelyn Shirley Shuckburgh. Thanks for Sharing! You submitted the following rating and review. .