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(Scripta Minora: Hiero/Agesilaus/Constitution of the Lacedaemonians/Ways & Means/Cavalry Commander/Art of Horsemanship/On Hunting/Constitution of the Athenians.pdf) 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 gates of Babylon back to the coast through inhospitable lands Later he wrote the famous vivid account of this March Up Country Anabasis but meanwhile he entered service under the Spartans against the Persian king married happily and joined the staff of the Spartan king Agesilaus But Athens was at war with Sparta in and so exiled Xenophon The Spartans gave him an estate near Elis where he lived for years writing and hunting and educating his sons Reconciled to Sparta Athens restored Xenophon to honour but he preferred to retire to Corinth br br Xenophon s Anabasis is a true story of remarkable adventures Hellenica a history of Greek affairs from to begins as a continuation of Thucydides account There are four works on Socrates collected in Volume IV of the Loeb Xenophon edition In Memorabilia Xenophon adds to Plato s picture of Socrates from a different viewpoint The Apology is an interesting complement to Plato s account of Socrates defense at his trial Xenophon s Symposium portrays a dinner party at which Socrates speaks of love and Oeconomicus has him giving advice on household management and married life Cyropaedia a historical romance on the education of Cyrus the Elder reflects Xenophon s ideas about rulers and government the Loeb edition is in two volumes br br We also have his Hiero a dialogue on government Agesilaus in praise of that king Constitution of Lacedaemon on the Spartan system Ways and Means on the finances of Athens Manual for a Cavalry Commander a good manual of Horsemanship and a lively Hunting with Hounds The Constitution of the Athenians though clearly not by Xenophon is an interesting document on politics at Athens These eight books are collected in the last of the seven volumes of the Loeb Classical Library edition of XenophonDownload and Read Online books ePub/PDF/Audible/Kindle, its easy way to streaming Scripta Minora: Hiero/Agesilaus/Constitution of the Lacedaemonians/Ways & Means/Cavalry Commander/Art of Horsemanship/On Hunting/Constitution of the Athenians books for multiple devices.