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Lives of Miltiades and Epaminondas

by Cornelius Nepos

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

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  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCornelius Nepos ; edited with introduction, notes, vocabulary, and map by G.H. Nall
    SeriesElementary classics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDF 217 N44 1917
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 89 p. :
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25937854M
    OCLC/WorldCa65622506

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CORNELIUS NEPOS. LIVES OF EMINENT COMMANDERS. PREFACE. I do not doubt that there will be many, 1 Atticus, who will think this kind of writing 2 trifling in its nature, and not sufficiently adapted to the characters of eminent men, when they shall find it related who taught Epaminondas music, or see it numbered among his accomplishments, that he danced gracefully, and played.

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BC) was a Greek general of Thebes and statesman of the 4th century BC who transformed the Ancient Greek city-state of Thebes, leading it out of Spartan subjugation into a pre-eminent position in Greek politics.

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Watch. EPAMINONDAS Helps in the House. For there are several books of his, written in the Greek language, including To the Rhodians about the deeds of Gnaeus Manlius Volso in Asia. Many published records of his military deeds, but two of them who were with him in the castle and also survived, as long as fate allowed, were Silenus and Sosylus the Lacedaemonian.

[32]. The Lives of Miltiades, Cimon, Pausanias, and Aristides () by Cornelius Nepos,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Pelopidas and Epaminondas' lives are inseperable in history. One's actions would not have been possible without the other by their side.

Listen as Pelopidas reclaims his homeland and challenges one of the great Alexanders of history as he seeks his own kleos, or eternal glory. The name of the book is Epaminondas and His Auntie, originally published by Buccaneer Books in It was written by Sara Cone Bryant and illustrated by Inez Hogan.

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The Lives of Miltiades, Cimon, Pausanias, and Aristides () | This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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Praefatio: Miltiades: Themistocles: Aristides: Pausanias: Cimon: Lysander. The Lives of Titus Pomponius Atticus, Miltiades and Cimon, Tr., with Remarks, by R. Pack, 2nd Ed. to Which Is Added, L'Abba(c) Bellegarde's Treatise O by Cornelius Nepos really liked it avg rating — 1 rating — published — 3 editions.

For other English-language translations of this work, see Lives of the Eminent Commanders. Lives of the Eminent Commanders by Cornelius Nepos, translated from Latin by Wikisource.

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Pelopidas and Epaminondas' lives are inseperable in history. One's. Cornelius Nepos was born in Cisalpine Gaul but lived in Rome and was a friend of Cicero, Atticus, and Catullus.

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