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Who was Xenophon? What’s the Anabasis?

By |2018-04-23T09:12:24+00:00July 11th, 2017|Greeks, History, Literature|

A later portrait of Xenophon (now in the Prado museum in Madrid) Xenophon, like Thucydides, was an Athenian from a rich family who lived during the Peloponnesian War, in the 400s BC. Xenophon (ZEN-oh-fahn) also had a lot of family connections to people from Sparta, and he thought the Spartans were doing a [...]