Anabasis

Antonyms of ANABASIS

Examples of usage:

  1. The term " Anabasis," or " going up," applies properly to the advance into the interior; the retreat, with which the work is mainly concerned, is the " Katabasis." "The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI." by Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
  2. The Athenian Xenophon, to cite an instance, does not say I in his " Anabasis" but speaks of himself in the third person, when necessary, as if the historian of those exploits were one person, and the hero of them another. "Pepita Ximenez" by Juan Valera
  3. The story of their march across the desert is a modern Anabasis. "Jefferson and his Colleagues A Chronicle of the Virginia Dynasty, Volume 15 In The Chronicles Of America Series" by Allen Johnson
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