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The Cyropaedia

Xenophon"s Aims & Methods

by Bodil Due

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Published by Aarhus Universitetsforlag .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient Western philosophy to c 500,
  • Coins, banknotes, medals, seals, numismatics,
  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Reference,
  • History - General History,
  • Didactic fiction,
  • d. 529 B.C,
  • History,
  • Political fiction, Greek,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • History and criticism,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • Cyrus,
  • In literature,
  • Cyrus,,
  • Xenophon,
  • Cyropaedia,
  • Education of princes in literature,
  • King of Persia,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9170480M
    ISBN 108772882468
    ISBN 109788772882468

      Cyropaedia, Volume II: Books by Xenophon, Walter Miller (Translator) Hardcover (8th printing/1st pub) $ Ship This Item — Qualifies for Free Shipping Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store :   The Cyropaedia is Xenophon's partly fictional biography of Cyrus the Great. Aspects of it would become a model for medieval writers of the genre known as mirrors for princes. In turn it was a strong influence upon the most well-known but atypical of these, Machiavelli's The Prince, which was an important influence in the rejection of medieval political thinking, and the development of modern Reviews:

      Cyropaedia Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED EMBED (for wordpress Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Greek and English on opposite pages Bibliography: v. 1, p. xv-xviPages: Cyropaedia | Thank you for checking out this book by Theophania Publishing. We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you soon. We have thousands of titles available, and we invite you to search for us by name, contact us via our website, or download our most recent catalogues.

    Xenophon: Cyropaedia (Books ) Walter Miller (trans.) Xenophon (ca. to ca. BCE) was a wealthy Athenian and friend of Socrates. He left Athens in and joined an expedition including ten thousand Greeks led by the Persian governor Cyrus against the Persian king. After the defeat of Cyrus, it fell to Xenophon to lead the Greeks from.   The Cyropaedia (or Cyropedia) is a "partly fictional biography" of Cyrus the Great, written in the early 4th century BC by the Athenian gentleman-soldier, and student of Socrates, Xenophon of Athens. The Latinized title Cyropaedia derives from Greek Kúrou paideía, meaning "The Education of Reviews:


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The Cyropaedia (or Cyropedia) is a "partly fictional biography" of Cyrus the Great, written in the early 4th century BC by the Athenian gentleman-soldier, and student of Socrates, Xenophon of Athens. The Latinized title Cyropaedia derives from Greek Kúrou paideía, meaning "The Education of Cited by: 4.

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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.

CYROPAEDIA (Gr. Kúrou paideía, The educa­tion of Cyrus), a partly fictional biography of Cyrus the Great ( b.c.e.), founder of the Achaemenid empire. It is the longest work written by the Athenian gentleman, soldier, and writer Xenophon (b. ­ b.c.e., d. after ), who served in the expedition of Cyrus the Younger against his brother Artaxerxes II ( b.c.e.) in 42 rows  Cyropaedia: The Education of Cyrus XENOPHON (ca.

BC - BCE), translated by. Xenophon's masterpiece, The Education of Cyrus, is a work that was admired by Machiavelli for its lessons on known as the Cyropaedia, this philosophical novel is loosely based on the accomplishments of Cyrus the Great, founder of the vast Persian Empire that later became the archrival of the Greeks in the classical offers an extraordinary portrait/5().

Xenophon, Cyropaedia Walter Miller, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: book: book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8. chapter: chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 chapter 4 chapter 5 chapter 6.

section. Xenophon: Cyropaedia, books IV, V, (Oxford, Clarendon Press, ), ed. by Charles Bigg (page images at HathiTrust) Xenophon: Cyropaedia.

English (London: Printed by I[ohn] L[egat] for Robert Allot [and Henry Holland], and are to be sold at the signe of the Beare in Pauls Church-yard, ), also by Abraham Holland, Philemon Holland, and. Cyropaedia: The Education of Cyrus Language: English: LoC Class: PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature: Subject: Biographical fiction Subject: Cyrus, King of Persia, B.C.

-- Fiction Subject: Education of princes -- Fiction audio books by Jane Austen. Cyropaedia: Life of Cyrus by Xenophon Translated by Walter Miller Book 1. Book 1 - Book 2 - Book 3 - Book 4 - Book 5 - Book 6 - Book 7 - Book 8. Section 1 [].

Cyropaedia (The Education of Cyrus) Questions and Answers. The Question and Answer section for Cyropaedia (The Education of Cyrus) is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.

Ask Your Own Question. The Cyropaedia as a whole lavishes a great deal of praise on the first Persian emperor, Cyrus the Great, on account of his virtue and leadership quality, and it was through his greatness that the Persian Empire held together.

Thus this book is normally read as a positive treatise about Cyrus. In ancient Greek civilization: Historical writings. Xenophon’s Cyropaedia (“Education of Cyrus”) is a novel about Cyrus the Great, but it is also a tract on kingship and generalship addressed to the class of educated Greek commanders and would-be leaders.

(In comparable fashion Isocrates offered advice on kingship to the semi-Hellenized rulers of. Cyropaedia, by Xenophon (c. BCE), is a historical romance on the education of the sixth century BCE Persian king Cyrus the Elder that reflects Xenophon's ideas about rulers and government.

The Cyropaedia (or Cyropedia) is a partly fictional biography of Cyrus the Great, written in the early 4th century BC by the Athenian gentleman-soldier, and student of.

Cyropaedia Homework Help Questions. Who is Pantheia in Cyropaedia by Xenophon. Pantheia was the wife of the King Abradatas of Susa. It is unlikely that she was an actual historical character but. This book has pages in the PDF version.

This translation by Henry Graham Dakyns was originally published in Description. The Cyropaedia by the Athenian historian, philosopher, and soldier Xenophon, was originally written in the early 4th century B.C, to allow the author to lay out his political and moral philosophy.

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 Xenophon, Cyropaedia Walter Miller, Ed.

("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: book: book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8. chapter: chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 chapter 4 chapter 5 chapter 6. The Cyropaedia is Xephon's partly fictional biography of Cyrus the Great.

Aspects of it would become a model for medieval writers of the genre kwn as mirrors for princes. In turn it was a strong influence upon the most well-kwn but atypical of these, Machiavelli's The Prince, which was an important influence in the rejection of medieval. About the Book.

For over two millennia, the Cyropaedia, an imaginative biography of the Persian king Cyrus the Great, was Xenophon's most popular work and considered his study contributes to the recent rediscovery of the Cyropaedia and Xenophon, making intelligible the high esteem in which writers of the stature of Machiavelli held Xenophon's works and the importance of his.

Cyropaedia book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Cyropaedia (or Cyropedia) is a Pages: