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The shorter writings

Author: Xenophon; Gregory A McBrayer
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, ©2018 2018.
Series: Agora editions (Cornell University Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book contains new, annotated, and literal yet accessible translations of Xenophon's eight shorter writings, accompanied by interpretive essays that reveal these works to be masterful  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Xenophon.
Shorter writings.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2018
(DLC) 2017043060
Named Person: Xenophon; Xenophon; Xenophon.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Xenophon; Gregory A McBrayer
ISBN: 9781501718496 1501718495 9781501718502 1501718509
OCLC Number: 1003268915
Description: vi, 404 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Hiero, or, The skilled tyrant / translated by David K. O'Connor. An introduction to the Hiero / by David Levy --
Agesilaus / translated by Robert C. Bartlett. An introduction to the Agesilaus / by Robert C. Bartlett --
Regime of the Lacedaemonians / translated by Catherine S. Kuiper and Susan D. Collins. An introduction to the Regime of the Lacedaemonians / by Susan D. Collins --
Regime of the Athenians / translated by Gregory A. McBrayer. An introduction to the Regime of the Athenians / by Gregory A. McBrayer --
Ways and means, or, On revenues / translated by Wayne Ambler. An introduction to the Ways and means / by Abram N. Shulsky --
The skilled cavalry commander / translated by Wayne Ambler. An introduction to The skilled cavalry commander / by Wayne Ambler --
On horsemanship / translated by Amy L. Bonnette. An introduction to On horsemanship / by Amy Bonnette --
The one skilled at hunting with dogs / translated by Michael Ehrmantraut and Gregory A. McBrayer. An introduction to The one skilled at hunting with dogs / by Michael Ehrmantraut.
Series Title: Agora editions (Cornell University Press)
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Xenophon ; edited by Gregory A. McBrayer.

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