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is it not true that every art and science must of necessity partake of them?" " Quite true."
" Well, now, does not the art of war also partake of them ? "
" Beyond a doubt it does."
" At any rate," I said, "in the tragedies Palamedes always represents Agamemnon as a ridiculous general. Or have you not observed that he claims, by the invention of number,(11) to have marshalled the troops in his camp before Troy and to have counted the ships and all other things, as if up to that time such an enumeration could not have been made, and as if Agamemnon did not know how many feet he had, which would be the fact if he could not count? Well, what kind of a general would Agamemnon be in that case, think you? "
" A very strange one, in my opinion, if the account were true."

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"Shall we then conclude," said I, "that the ability also to reckon and count is an attainment absolutely necessary to a warrior? "

11 In Eschylus (P. V. 459) the invention of number is ascribed to Prometheus. Elsewhere in the dramatic poets to Palamedes.

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