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The Resource Thucydides' history of the Peloponnesian War, translated with an introduction by Rex Warner

Thucydides' history of the Peloponnesian War, translated with an introduction by Rex Warner

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Thucydides' history of the Peloponnesian War
Title
Thucydides' history of the Peloponnesian War
Statement of responsibility
translated with an introduction by Rex Warner
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Subject
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Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
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Summary
The Peloponnesian War, 431 to 404 b.c., pitted the all-powerful Spartan infantry against the supremely powerful Athenian navy. Thucydides actually participated in this war and realized it would have an unparalleled influence on the history of Greece. He vividly narrates exciting episodes and carefully describes tactical aspects of the war as well as provides various illuminating character profiles
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167033
Cataloging source
DLC
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460?-395? B.C.E
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Thucydides
Dewey number
938.05
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1905-1986
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Warner, Rex
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True
Series statement
Penguin classics
Series volume
L39
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  • Thucydides
  • Greece
Target audience
adult
Label
Thucydides' history of the Peloponnesian War, translated with an introduction by Rex Warner
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Publication
Note
Cover title: Thucydides: The Peloponnesian war
Control code
000010471542
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
553 p., [4] p. of plates
Isbn
9780140440393
Other physical details
maps
Label
Thucydides' history of the Peloponnesian War, translated with an introduction by Rex Warner
Publication
Note
Cover title: Thucydides: The Peloponnesian war
Control code
000010471542
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
553 p., [4] p. of plates
Isbn
9780140440393
Other physical details
maps

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