The Long March

The Long March

by Robin Lane Fox
     
 

From the spring of 401 to the spring of 399 BC, 'Ten thousand' Greek mercenaries marched through western Asia on a mission to defeat the Persian king Artaxerxes II to make way for the Persian prince Cyrus. An account of the army on the move and the lives of the soldiers who were part of the campaign are told in Xenophon's Anabasis .See more details below

Overview

From the spring of 401 to the spring of 399 BC, 'Ten thousand' Greek mercenaries marched through western Asia on a mission to defeat the Persian king Artaxerxes II to make way for the Persian prince Cyrus. An account of the army on the move and the lives of the soldiers who were part of the campaign are told in Xenophon's Anabasis .

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300104035
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
11/01/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
372
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.88(d)

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