The first volume of Donald Kagan's acclaimed four-volume history of the Peloponnesian War offers a new evaluation of the origins and causes of the conflict, based on evidence produced by modern scholarship and on a careful reconsideration ...
Author: Donald Kagan
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Presents an English translation of the Greek text which provides an account of the people and events involved in the long, fifth-century conflict between Athens and Sparta, and includes notes, a glossary, and other resources.
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
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Author: Thucydides Thucydides
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Thucydides documented the History of the Peloponnesian War in an unprecedented objectivity. On the basis of these works he is still acclaimed as the founder of political historiography. Works which were storied as a work of a lifetime.
Author: Daniel Traina
Publisher: GRIN Verlag
The book includes a strong argument for the fundamental credibility of Thucydides' narrative, background on Corcyraean and Potidaean affairs, a lengthy re-examination of the Athenian decree excluding Megarians from the civic centre of ...
Author: G.E.M.De Ste.Croix
Publisher: Bristol Classical Press