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Codename Xenophon

Leo Kanaris

Codename Xenophon

by Leo Kanaris

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Published by Dedalus in Sawtry .
Written in English

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    At the heart of "Codename Xenophon" is the Greek nation: its history, culture and current predicament. We see a dysfunctional society through the eyes of George Zafiris, an Athens based private investigator.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLeo Kanaris
    SeriesDedalus original fiction in paperback, Dedalus original fiction in paperback
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6111
    The Physical Object
    Pagination255 pages
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27185620M
    ISBN 101909232831
    ISBN 109781909232839
    OCLC/WorldCa882174461

      A certain kind of justice is done, and George finds allies in Haris and the cautious police colonel Sotiriou, but Blood and Gold seems to offer little hope for a damaged, destitute, confused and chaotic country, especially as Codename Xenophon's political villain has been absorbed into the Syriza government.
Perhaps, however, he will get Reviews: 2. Xenophon had a precise understanding of what the ab­ sence of philosophic protreptic entails. In the fourth book of his Memorabilia, he presents a caricature of such a protreptic. It is a caricature because its object, the boy to be converted to philosophy.

      He’s a married man, too – though not necessarily entirely happily so since his wife’s year-long fling with a shipping magnate (detailed in the first of the Zafiris books, Codename Xenophon). At least that gives him an excuse to be world-weary, as if the state of Greek society was not enough. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Xenophon books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

    Leo Kanaris, Stop, You're Killing Me! has bibliographies of your favorite mystery authors and series characters. The first in a proposed quartet to feature George Zafiris, Codename Xenophon is a bleak but blackly comic tale that does full justice to its laconic, Chandleresque heritage.


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We see a dysfunctional society through the eyes. Life Early years. Xenophon was born around BC, near the city of Athens, to Gryllus, of the deme Erchia of father was a member of a wealthy equestrian family. The history of his youth is little attested before BC, when he was convinced by his Boeotian friend Proxenus (Anabasis ) to join him to meet Cyrus the Younger and participate in his military expeditions (which will Born: c.

BC, Athens. Xenophon has books on Goodreads with ratings. Xenophon’s most popular book is The Persian Expedition. The Hellenica of Xenophon Book I. 1: The Anabasis Book I. Index. Other editions - View all. The Works of Xenophon: Hellenica Xenophon Full view - The Works of Xenophon: Hellenica Xenophon Full view - The Works of Xenophon, Volume 1 Xenophon Full view - John Carr reviews Leo Kanaris’ gripping potboilers with private eye George Zafiris.

Both Codename Xenophon and Dangerous Days are spiked with Zafiris’ incisive descriptions of Athens and its resilient crisis- scarred people. Whether you opt for the beach or balcony to snuggle with these thrillers, before long, you’ll be rooting for the underdog detective at every unexpected and.

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