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For drink, there was beer which was very strong when not mingled with water, but was agreeable to those who were used to it. They drank this with a reed, out of the vessel that held the beer, upon which they saw the barley swim.


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At Tarsus the soldiers became aware of Cyrus's plans to depose the king and as a result refused to continue. 430 – 354 BC) son of Gryllus of the deme Erchia of Athens also known as Xenophon of Athens was a Greek historian soldier mercenary philosopher and a contemporary and admirer of Socrates. ".

Xenophon (Greek: Ξενοφῶν Xenophōn; English pronunciation: /ˈzɛnəfən/ Greek pronunciation: [ksenopʰɔ̂ːn]; c. He is known for his writings on the history of his own times the 4th century BC preserving the sayings of Socrates and descriptions of life in ancient Greece and the Persian Empire.

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