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Ep. 45 The Education of Cyrus, Book IV

Shilo Brooks returns for Book IV of Xenophon’s “The Education of Cyrus.” We discuss Cyrus’ attack on the Assyrians, consolidation, cavalry,...

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Ep. 44 The Education of Cyrus, Book III

Shilo Brooks returns for another episode of “The Education of Cyrus” by Xenophon. We discuss moderation, virtue, risk and a brief...

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Ep. 43 Pierre Manent’s “The Metamorphoses of the City”

Dr. Joseph Wood (Institute for World Politics and Cana Academy) joins Brian and Jeff to discuss Pierre Manent’s “The Metamorphoses of the City,” Chapter 2:...

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Ep. 42 The Education of Cyrus, Book II

Shilo Brooks returns to continue our exploration of Xenophon’s “The Education of Cyrus” Book II where Cyrus goes to war against...

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Ep. 41 The Education of Cyrus, Book I

Shilo Brooks returns to discuss Book I of Xenophon’s “Education of Cyrus” where we discuss Cyrus’ early upbringing and the nature...

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Ep. 40 The Sicilian Expedition

Andrea Radasanu of Northern Illinois University returns to discuss the Sicilian Expedition by the Athenian Empire from Thucydides “History of the...

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