• Title : The Peloponnesian War

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  • ISBN: 0142004375

  • Format Type: Paperback

  • Number of Pages: 544 pages


The Peloponnesian War Description

For three decades in the fifth century B.C the ancient world was torn apart by a conflict that was as dramatic, divisive, and destructive as the world wars of the twentieth century the Peloponnesian War Donald Kagan, one of the world s most respected classical, political, and military historians, here presents a new account of this vicious war of Greek against Greek, Athenian against Spartan The Peloponnesian War is a magisterial work of history written for general readers, offering a fresh examination of a pivotal moment in Western civilization With a lively, readable narrative that conveys a richlydetailed portrait of a vanished world while honoring its timeless relevance, The Peloponnesian War is a chronicle of the rise and fall of a great empire and of a dark time whose lessons still resonate today..



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thumbnail Title: The Peloponnesian War
Author:Donald Kagan
ISBN :0142004375
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Description: For three decades in the fifth century B.C the ancient world was torn apart by a conflict that was as dramatic, divisive, and destructive as the world wars of the twentieth century the Peloponnesian W

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