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Arrian Volume II
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Anabasis of Alexander, Volume II

Books 5-7. Indica

Arrian

Translated by P. A. Brunt

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$28.00 • £19.95 • €25.00

ISBN 9780674992979

Publication Date: 01/01/1983

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608 pages

4-1/4 x 6-3/8 inches

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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 Encheiridion or Manual of Epictetus. Both works are available in the Loeb Epictetus edition.

The Loeb Classical Library edition of Arrian is in two volumes.

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