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[2] As to how Cyrus collected an army and with this army made the march up country against his brother,1 how the battle2 was fought, how Cyrus was slain, and how after that the Greeks effected their return in safety to the sea—all this has been written by Themistogenes3 the Syracusan.

1 Artaxerxes.

2 At Cunaxa, near Babylon, in the autumn of 401 B.C.

3 Unknown except for this reference. It would seem that Xenophon's own Anabasis was not published at the time when these words were written.

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