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Comp Gde Peloponnesian War C : A Comprehensive Guide to the Peloponnesian War

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Thucydides called his account of two decades of war between Athens and Sparta "possession for all time, " and indeed it is the first and still most famous work in the Western historical tradition. Considered essential reading for generals, statesmen, and liberally educated citizens for more than 2,000 years, "The Peloponnesian War" is a mine of military, moral, political, and philosophical wisdom.show more

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  • Paperback | 752 pages
  • 185.42 x 231.14 x 40.64mm | 1,292.73g
  • SIMON & SCHUSTER
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Touchstone ed.
  • 0684827905
  • 9780684827902
  • 258,890

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The Boston Globe Thoroughly readable....Anyone interested in the culture of conflict -- political as well as military, contemporary as well as ancient -- can learn much from this durable work.show more

About B.HANSON

Robert B. Strassler is an unaffiliated scholar whose articles have appeared in the Journal of Hellenic Studies. He lives in Brookline, Massachusetts.show more