Infamously famous general. On first reading, I managed to miss the word "famous"
Yeah - he was just great at everything, not anything specific.
Well, the only specific I can think of is how he rallied his troops to victory by making obscene gestures with a cucumber. Read that in an AgeOfEmpires? manual, but haven't seen it anywhere else - can anyone confirm? - CorkScrew
Well, depends how far you can throw a Greek author. I forget which one - it might have been Herodotus, he often has a good yarn to spin. --Requiem