Xenophon of Athens
(708 words)

b. ca. 430 BC in Athens;

d. ca 354 BC (in Corinth?);

versatile Greek writer with interests in history, politics, philosophy and practical matters.


His entire work is extant: Agēsílaos (Ages.); Anábasis (An.); Apología (Apol.); Apomnēmoneúmata (A…

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Landfester, Manfred, “Xenophon of Athens”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0236>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831

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