Artaxerxes II


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Artaxerxes II

Died c. 359 bc.
King of Persia (404-359?) whose reign was marked by many rebellions and by a peace agreement with Sparta (386).

Artaxerxes II

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(Biography) died ?358 bc, king of Persia (?404–?358). He defeated his brother Cyrus the Younger at Cunaxa (401)
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Noun1.Artaxerxes II - king of Persia who subdued numerous revolutions and made peace with Sparta (?-359 BC)
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297-301 with texts from Elephantine and constructs a complicated but plausible chain of events leading to the command of Artaxerxes II to Ezra "to prepare and publish a religious document that would allow several central sanctuaries to exist and pave the way for a coexistence of a more inclusive and a more exclusive concept of Jewish identity" (pp.
Anabasis (Greek for "Uphill") is the most famous work of the Greek professional soldier and writer Xenophon who accompanied the Ten Thousand, a large army of Greek mercenaries hired by Cyrus the Younger, who intended to seize the throne of Persia from his brother, Artaxerxes II.
Another issue was the restoration of the Shaur Palace, built during the reign of the Achaemenid King Artaxerxes II (around 404-359 BCE).
Not too long after starting out from Sardis, the Ten Thousand discovered that Cyrus really meant to use them to kill his brother King Artaxerxes II and wrest away kingship of the vast Persian Empire.
1-4), Artaxerxes II subjected a Persian soldier to the ordeal of the troughs for revealing how Cyrus the Younger died in the battle of Cunaxa.
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