History of the Peloponnesian War

History of the Peloponnesian War

Thucydides


Written 400 years earlier than the beginning of Christ, this certain modern account of the fight among Athens and Sparta stands a great opportunity of gratifying the author's bold declare that the paintings "was performed to final forever." The conflicts among the 2 empires over delivery, alternate, and colonial growth got here to a head in 431 b.c. in Northern Greece, and the total Greek international used to be plunged into 27 years of conflict. Thucydides utilized a fondness for accuracy and a contempt for fantasy and romance in compiling this exhaustively real list of the disastrous clash that finally ended the Athenian empire.

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