Cunaxa


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battle in 401 BC when the Artaxerxes II defeated his younger brother who tried to usurp the throne

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Euseius scutalis and the members of genus Cunaxa (Araneida) reduce the population of F.
Aupperle (1996), desde la perspectiva de la administracion, analiza en la Anabasis la "reconfiguracion organizacional espontanea", esto es, como se reestructura el ejercito tras la derrota en Cunaxa, la traicion de los persas y la muerte de los lideres.
Those opposite the Greeks put up no resistance and turn to disordered flight (7,6,1), just as at Cunaxa the Persian forces ranged against the Greek phalanx are routed before a blow is struck (An.
De acuerdo a la permanencia y abundancia relativa, las especies dominantes, tanto en el suelo y como en la hojarasca, fueron: Colescirus simples, Cunaxa potchensis, Armascirus harrisoni y Pulaeus sp.
The attempt failed when Cyrus lost his life at the battle of Cunaxa (somewhere in the desert west of Baghdad), and the Greeks then had to find their way home under appalling and terrifying conditions, surrounded by hostile forces, and crossing some of the worst terrain in the world in a bitter winter.
Ese mismo ano, la empresa perdio a Cito en la batalla de Cunaxa, siendo ejecutados varios generales por el persa Tisafernes, satrapa de Lidia.
Cunaxa soon proved why these clumsy, heavily-armed, and querulous Greek foot soldiers were worth bringing along on a 1,500 mile trek from the Aegean.
These troops served Cyrus at the disastrous battle of Cunaxa (401 BC).
The geographical going-up of Cyrus and his army of Persians and Greek mercenaries turned out to be a moral, political, and psychological going-down: Cyrus was killed at the battle of Cunaxa in 401; the Persians in his force abandoned the Greeks and went over to Artaxarxes; and the five main Greek commanders (including Clearchus, Proxenus, and Meno), together with twenty other officers, were murdered shortly thereafter through the treachery of the Persian commander Tissaphernes.
When Xenophon's hoplites charged the Persians at Cunaxa he
36-8) analyses the battle of Cunaxa in order to establish a likely size for Persian armies.
Martin Fetherston-Godley has successfully appealed to the Jockey Club against the demotion of first past the post Xenophon of Cunaxa on May 19 at Newbury.
Zygo (100-30) was promoted to first after losing out in a photo to Xenophon of Cunaxa (with a name like that it deserved to be disqualified).
One new species Cunaxa nankanaensis was recorded from Rice husk from a rice mill located in Nankana District.