The Friendship of the Barbarians : Xenophon and the Persian Empire
Hirsch, Steven W.

Hanover, NH Published for Tufts University by the University Press of New Engand 1985 First edition Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. xi (5), 216 p. w/ maps, endnotes, bibliography, index. A study of Greek perceptions of the Persians during the Classical era through he writings of Xenophon. Hirsh argues that Xenophon has a more positive and balanced view of the Persians than many sources, and is a good window into Greek attitudes towars them in the 4th century BC. Very good Hardcover (Item ID: 17854)


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