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Anabasis (from Greek ana = "upward", bainein = "to step or march") is an expedition from a coastline up into the interior of a country. Anabase and Anabasis may also refer to:


  • Art, entertainment, and media 1
    • Literature 1.1
    • Music 1.2
  • Enterprises 2
  • History and military 3
  • Nature 4
  • See also 5

Art, entertainment, and media


  • Anabasis (1930), T. S. Eliot's English translation of Perse's poem, also translated in 1970 by Roger Little
  • Anabasis (1994), a novel by Ellen Gilchrist




History and military


See also

  • Anabasii, couriers of antiquity
  • Katabasis, a trip from the interior down to the coast
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