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Cyropaedia: What Did Xenophon Write About Cyrus the Great?
The admiration for Cyrus the Great, the founder of the Achaemenid Persian Empire, inspired the Athenian soldier, statesman, and historian Xenophon to compose the Cyropaedia or “The Education of Cyrus.”
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Devil or Judge of Knights: Who is the Green Knight?
Immortal, wise and powerful, the Green Knight represents a unique expression of medieval imagery, symbolism, and artistic creativity.

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