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Unformatted text preview: Alexander captures Persepolis 3.18.9.1 Aalevx¬°ndro" g¬°;r tou'to ¬°ujto; o{per xunevbh uJpotophvs¬°" Ptolem¬°i'on ¬°jpoleloivpei ¬°ujtou', e[cont¬° tw'n pezw'n ej" triscilivou", w{ste oiJ me;n plei'stoi tw'n b¬°rb¬°vrwn ejn cersi; pro;" tw'n M¬°kedovnwn k¬°tekovphs¬°n, oiJ de; k¬°i; ejn th'/ fugh'/ fober¬°'/ genomevnh/ k¬°t¬°; tw'n krhmnw'n rJivy¬°nte" ¬°jpwvlonto: ¬°ujto;" de; oJ Aariob¬°rz¬°vnh" xu;n ojlivgoi" iJppeu'sin ej" t¬°; o[rh ¬°jpevfugen. 3.18.10.1 Aalevx¬°ndro" de; spoudh'/ ¬°u\ qi" h\ gen wJ" ejpi; to;n pot¬°mo;n k¬°i; k¬°t¬°l¬°mb¬°vnei h[dh pepoihmevnhn ejpA ¬°ujtou' gevfur¬°n k¬°i; di¬°b¬°ivnei xu;n th'/ str¬°ti¬°'/ eujpetw'". ejnteu'qen de; ¬°u\qi" spoudh'/ h[l¬°unen ej" Pevrs¬°", w{‚ÄĻs√Ćte e[fqh ¬°jfikevsq¬°i pri;n t¬°; crhvm¬°t¬° di¬°rp¬°vs¬°sq¬°i tou;" fuvl¬°k¬°". e[l¬°be de; k¬°i; t¬°; ejn P¬°s¬°rg¬°vd¬°i" crhvm¬°t¬° 3.18.11.1 ejn toi'" Kuvrou tou' prwvtou qhs¬°uroi'". s¬°tr¬°vphn me;n dh; Persw'n k¬°tevsthse Fr¬°s¬°ovrthn to;n √ĮReomivqrou p¬°i'd¬°: t¬°; b¬°sivlei¬° de; t¬°; Persik¬°; ejnevprhse, P¬°rmenivwno" swvzein xumbouleuvonto", t¬°v te ¬°[ll¬° k¬°i; o{ti ouj k¬°lo;n ¬°uJtou' kthvm¬°t¬° h[dh ¬°jpolluvn¬°i k¬°i; o{ti oujc wJs¬°uvtw" prosevxousin ¬°ujtw'/ oiJ k¬°t¬°; th;n Aasiv¬°n ¬°[nqrwpoi, wJ" oujde; ¬°ujtw'/ ejgnwkovti k¬°tevcein th'" Aasiv¬°" th;n 3.18.12.1 ¬°jrchvn, ¬°jll¬°; ejpelqei'n movnon nikw'nt¬°. oJ de; timwrhvs¬°sq¬°i ejqevlein Pevrs¬°" e[f¬°sken ¬°jnqA w|n ejpi; th;n √ĮEll¬°vd¬° ejl¬°vs¬°nte" t¬°v" te Aaqhvn¬°" k¬°tevsk¬°y¬°n k¬°i; t¬°; iJer¬°; ejnevprhs¬°n, k¬°i; o{s¬° ¬°[ll¬° k¬°k¬°; tou;" √ďEllhn¬°" eijrg¬°vs¬°nto, uJpe;r touvtwn divk¬°" l¬°bei'n. ¬°jllA oujdA ejmoi; dokei' su;n nw'/ dr¬°'s¬°i tou'tov ge Aalevx¬°ndro" oujde; ei\n¬°iv ti" ¬°u{th Persw'n tw'n p¬°vl¬°i timwriv¬°. Arrian's attempt to analyse Alexander's character and motivation 7.1.4.1 AEgw; de; oJpoi'¬° me;n h\n A alex¬°vndrou t¬°; ejnqumhvm¬°t¬° ou[te e[ cw ¬°jtrekw'" xumb¬°lei'n ou[te mevlei e[moige eijk¬°vzein, ejkei'no de; k¬°i; ¬°ujto;" ¬°[n moi dokw' ijscurivs¬°sq¬°i, ou[te mikrovn ti k¬°i; f¬°u'lon ejpinoei'n Aalevx¬°ndron ou[te mei'n¬°i ¬°]n ¬°jtremou'nt¬° ejpA oujdeni; tw'n h[dh kekthmevnwn, oujde; eij th;n Eujrwvphn th'/ Aasiv¬°/ prosevqhken, oujdA eij t¬°;" Brett¬°nw'n nhvsou" th'/ Eujrwvph/, ¬°jll¬°; e[ti ¬°]n ejpevkein¬° zhtei'n ti tw'n hjgnohmevnwn, eij k¬°i; mh; ¬°[llw/ tw/, ¬°jll¬°; 7.1.5.1 ¬°ujtovn ge ¬°uJtw'/ ejrivzont¬°. k¬°i; ejpi; tw'/de ejp¬°inw' tou;" sofist¬°;" tw'n AIndw'n, w|n levgousin e[stin ou}" k¬°t¬°lhfqevnt¬°" uJpA Aalex¬°vndrou uJp¬°iqrivou" ejn leimw'ni, i{n¬°per ¬°ujtoi'" di¬°trib¬°i; h\s¬°n, ¬°[llo me;n oujde;n poih's¬°i pro;" th;n o[yin ¬°ujtou' te k¬°i; th'" str¬°ti¬°'", krouvein de; 7.1.5.6 toi'" posi; th;n gh'n ejfA h|" bebhkovte" h\s¬°n. wJ" de; h[reto Aalevx¬°ndro" diA eJrmhnevwn o{ ti nooi' ¬°ujtoi'" to; 7.1.6.1 e[rgon, tou;" de; uJpokrivn¬°sq¬°i w|de: b¬°sileu' Aalevx¬°ndre,...
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This note was uploaded on 08/23/2011 for the course CLA 3504 taught by Professor Kapparis during the Spring '11 term at University of Florida.

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