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Xenophon's own strategy in the Anabasis is probably the prototype.

At Scillus he wrote probably his “Anabasis” and some other of his books.

The account of the "Retreat" is given in Xenophon's Anabasis.

These were the gorges that drove Xenophon to take to the mountains in the Anabasis.

Such was the grand anti-climax to the Major-General's Anabasis.

Of all his writings, his Anabasis has been pronounced the most remarkable.

When we started off on the advance I was reading Xenophon's Anabasis.

Whether he was so to himself in the Anabasis is of course another question, which Holm has not touched.

Our knowledge of his personal history begins with what he himself recounts in the Anabasis.

In 401 he joined the expedition of Cyrus, recorded in the "Anabasis," and did not again take up his residence in Athens.

WORD ORIGIN

1706, from Greek, "military expedition," literally "a going up (from the coast)," especially in reference to the advance of Cyrus the Younger from near the Aegean coast into Asia, and the subsequent story of the retreat of the 10,000 narrated by Xenophon (401 B.C.E.), from anabainein "to go up, mount;" from ana "up" (see ana-) + bainein "to go" (see come).

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