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Darius autem cum ex Europa in Asiam redisset

This is from Nepos on Miltiades. Darius autem cum ex Europa in Asiam redisset The translator put this as: Darius, when he had returned from Asia into Europe But I would think it would be: Darius, when ...
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Nepos' Themistocles: ut ingratis omnes ad depugnandum cogerentur?

I am reading the biography of Themistocles by Cornelius Nepos. He recounts the story of how Themistocles used a deceit to bring about the naval engagement that went down in history as the famous ...
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Why does Nepos use the accusative here?

My son was assigned an excerpt from the Vitae of Nepos, Lysander 4, and hit a snag at the end of this sentence: nam cum Lysander praefectus classis in bello multa crudeliter avareque fecisset deque ...