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Arrian

Arrian

Arrian

by Arrian

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Published by Harvard University Press, W. Heinemann in Cambridge, Mass, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alexander, -- the Great, -- 356-323 B.C.,
  • Iran -- History -- To 640,
  • India -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHistory of Alexander and Indica.
    Statementwith an English translation by E. Iliff Robson.
    SeriesLoeb classical library -- 236, 269]
    ContributionsArrian., Robson, E. I. 1871-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21793688M

    Although written over four hundred years after Alexander's death, Arrian's account of the man and his achievements is the most reliable we have. Arrian's own experience as a military commander gave him unique insights into the life of the world's greatest conqueror. He tells of Alexander's violent suppression of the Theban rebellion, his defeat of Persia and campaigns . Arrian’s Anabasis of Alexander in seven books is the best account we have of Alexander’s adult life. Indica, a description of India and of Nearchus’s voyage therefrom, was to be a supplement. A student of Epictetus, Arrian took notes at his lectures and published them in eight books (of which we have four: The Discourses) and in the.

    Arrian on Coursing: The Buy from $ Arrian's History of the Buy from $ Anabasis Alexandri: Book VIII Buy from $ Voyage of Nearchus, and the Buy from $ The Anabasis of Alexander; Or Buy from $ Arrian: Periplus Ponti Euxini. Buy from $ Arrian on Coursing: The Buy from $ Arrian on Coursing. The Anabasis of Alexander; Or, The History of the Wars and Conquests of Alexander the Great: Literally Translated, with a Commentary, from the Greek of Arrian, the Nicomedian Arrian Hodder and Stoughton, - India - pages.

    Arrian's life. Arrian was born in Nicomedia (present-day Izmit), the provincial capital of Bithynia, Dio called him Flavius Arrianus respect to his birth date, sources provide similar dates for his birth; within a few years prior to 90, 89, and 85 - 90 AD.   Alexander the Great: Anabasis by Arrian (Complete Audio Book - 12 hours) ALEXANDER THE GREAT ANABASIS BY ARRIAN- AUDIOBOOK COMPLETE 12 HOURS - Duration: Audio Book - Duration.


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In about A.D. he studied philosophy under Epictetus and wrote down his sayings /5(80). Full text of "The Anabasis of Alexander; or, The history of the wars and conquests of Alexander the lly translated, with a commentary, from the Greek of. Arrian's Anabasis of Alexander in seven books is the best account we have of Alexander's adulta description of India and of Nearchus's voyage therefrom, was to be a supplement.

A student of Epictetus, Arrian took notes at his lectures and published them (in eight books of which we have four, The Discourses) and also the Encheiridion or Manual of 5/5(5).

Links to translation of Arrian: Anabasis, by E. Iliff Robson. Flavius Arrianus wrote an "Anabasis of Alexander", which is generally considered to be the most reliable ancient account of the conquests of Alexander the Great.

It has been translated by E. Iliff Robson in his Loeb edition, with the Greek text on facing pages. The latter untrustworthy book Arrian wished to supplant 4 by his own narrative, principally based on the works of Megasthenes and Nearchus.

VII. Photius mentions among Arrian’s historical works:— The Events after Alexander, in ten books, which Arrian book. To review a book on such a great man and great book takes an open mind, to some alexander was a god and to others he was a kin to Hitler.

This book was translated from Greek and roman authors but mainly by the greek historian by: Arrian, Latin in full Lucius Flavius Arrianus, (born c. ad 86, Nicomedia, Bithynia [now İzmit, Tur.]—died c.Athens. [Greece]), Greek historian and philosopher who was one of the most distinguished authors of the 2nd-century Roman Empire.

He was the author of a work describing the campaigns of Alexander the Anabasis, presumably in order to recall. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Project Gutenberg; 61, free ebooks; The Anabasis of Alexander by Arrian. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Arrian: Translator: Chinnock, Edward James: Title: The Anabasis of Alexander or, The History of the Wars and Conquests of Alexander the Great. Arrian, Anabasis A.G.

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Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: book. Arrian has 76 books on Goodreads with ratings. Arrian’s most popular book is The Campaigns of Alexander.

Arrian's Anabasis of Alexander in seven books is the best account we have of Alexander's adulta description of India and of Nearchus's voyage therefrom, was to be a supplement. A student of Epictetus, Arrian took notes at his lectures and published them (in eight books of which we have four, The Discourses) and also the Encheiridion or Manual of Epictetus/5.

About The Campaigns of Alexander ‘His passion was for glory only, and in that he was insatiable’ Although written over four hundred years after Alexander’s death, Arrian’s Campaigns of Alexander is the most reliable account of the man and his achievements we have.

Arrian’s own experience as a military commander gave him unique insights into the life of the world’s. ←Book VI. The Anabasis of Alexander; or, The history of the wars and conquests of Alexander the Great. () by Arrian, translated by E. Chinnock. The latter untrustworthy book Arrian wished to supplant by his own narrative, principally based on the works of Megasthenes and Nearchus.

VII. Photius mentions among Arrian's historical works:— The Events after Alexander, in ten books, which gives the history of Alexander's successors.

Arrian was from Nicomedia in Bithynia (NW Asia Minor near Byzantium). He was a Roman citizen by virtue of his father's citizenship, and a pupil of the stoic philosopher Epictetus--a man who advocated high moral standards. Book One. His sources Philip II of Macedon, Alexander's father, dies BCE, is succeeded by Alexander ("AG", b.

Arrian, or Lucius Flavius Arrianus, was a Greek born of well-to-do parents at Nicomedia, the capital of the Roman province of Bithynia, probalbly a few years before A.D. His father had been granted Roman citizenship which enabled Arrian to take up his career in the imperial service.

In about A.D. he studied philosophy under Epictetus and wrote down Brand: Publishing. Arrian: Campaigns of Alexander (Anabasis) COMPLETE AUDIOBOOK 12 HOURS IN ENGLISH - MACEDONIA ΙS A HELLENIC KINGDOM (GREEK), THE PEOPLE ARE HELLENES (GREEKS).

THEY SPEAK GREEK AND THEY WORSHIP THE. The author of the Campaigns of Alexander writes during the second century AD, about four hundred years after the fact.

Arrian's full name is Lucius Flavius Arrianus, aka Xenophon, and he comes from a wealthy Greek family. He is a recognized historical authority on the life and times of Alexander the.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Arrian. A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Arrian: Anabasis of Alexander; Indica ( translation), trans. by Edward James Chinnock (HTML at ) Arrian: Le Périple de la Mer Noire (in French; Paris: W.

Remcuet et cie, ), ed. by Henry Chotard multiple formats at Google; page images at HathiTrust. The Anabasis of Alexander; or, The history of the wars and conquests of Alexander the Great. Literally translated, with a commentary, from the Greek of Arrian, the Nicomedian by Arrian; Chinnock, Edward James, trPages:.

'He was a man like no other man has ever been' So Arrian sums up the career of Alexander the Great of Macedon ( BC), who in twelve years that changed the world led his army in conquest of a vast empire extending from the Danube to the rivers of the Punjab, from Egypt to Uzbekistan, and died in Babylon at the age of 32 with further ambitions unfulfilled/5(K).Arrian: Anabasis Alexandri: Book VIII (Indica) Tr.

E. Iliff Robson () I. ALL the territory that lies west of the river Indus up to the river Cophen is inhabited. The most important historical source on one of the most powerful leaders of the ancient world, Arrian's The Campaigns of Alexander illustrates how Alexander the Great came to rule over a vast empire of his own making, translated from the Greej by Aubrey de Selincourt, and revised with an introduction and notes by J.R.

Hamilton in Penguin Classics/5(K).