Xenophon was a soldier, mercenary and a contemporary and admirer of Socrates. He is known for his writings on the history of his own times, the sayings of Socrates, and the life of Greece.
Xenophon's Cyrus the Great
Edited and with an Introduction by Larry Hedrick; Xenophon
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin
In 1906, a stilted English translation of Xenophon of Athens' story about Cyrus the Great's military campaigns was published. Now, a century later, a much more accessible edition of one of history's...