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  • Hellenicaby Xenophon; H. G. Dakyns

    The Floating Press 2014; US$ 3.99

    Xenophon was a Greek soldier who played a key role in several military skirmishes and attacks throughout his life. Later in his life, he began to write down his recollections of these battles and other key political and cultural events, thus becoming one of ancient Greece's most important historians. Hellenica offers Xenophon's first-hand account... more...

  • On Tyrannyby Leo Strauss; Victor Gourevitch; Michael S. Roth

    University of Chicago Press 2013; US$ 27.50

    On Tyranny is Leo Strauss?s classic reading of Xenophon?s dialogue Hiero , or Tyrannicus , in which the tyrant Hiero and the poet Simonides discuss the advantages and disadvantages of exercising tyranny. Included are a translation of the dialogue from its original Greek, a critique of Strauss?s commentary by the French philosopher Alexandre Kojève,... more...

  • Xenophonby Vivienne J. Gray

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 97.99

    Xenophon's many and varied works represent a major source of information about the ancient Greek world: for example, about culture, politics, social life and history in the fourth century BC, Socrates, horses and hunting with dogs, the Athenian economy, and Sparta. However, there has been controversy about how his works should be read. This selection... more...

  • [Pi-Sigma]by Peter Allan Hansen

    De Gruyter 2005; US$ 252.00

    With more than 50,000 glosses, the dictionary of Hesychios of Alexandria (approx. 500 AD), the most comprehensive dictionary of antiquity, giving posterity access to the massive collections of Hellenistic and Imperial lexicographers, is at the same time an extraordinarily important source for modern Greek lexicography and comparative linguistics. The... more...

  • Der verbannte Strategeby Rainer Nickel

    Philipp von Zabern Verlag 2014; US$ 77.84

    Der griechische Historiker Thukydides wird von einem athenischen Gericht zum Verlassen seiner Heimatstadt gezwungen, weil man ihn für eine fehlgeschlagene militärische Aktion im Krieg zwischen Athen und Sparta verantwortlich macht. Daraufhin lebt er bis zum Ende des Peloponnesischen Krieges an der nördlichen Küste des Ägäischen Meeres. Nach seiner... more...

  • Xenophons Symposionby Bernhard Huss

    De Gruyter 1999; US$ 168.00

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