Xenophon was a soldier and admirer of Socrates. He was the son of an Athenian knight. His Anabasis is an account of a military expedition against the Persians. He wrote poetry in the Attic dialect and remains influential as a political philosopher.
Greek author, historian and a soldier. A master of clear exposition and an admirer of Socrates he is known for his writings on the history. He expounded on the sayings of Socrates and the life in Greece.