Paperback. Pub Date :1998-09-28 Pages: 752 Language: English Publisher: The Free Press Thucydides called his account of two decades of war between Athens and Sparta a 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. However….
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Chronicles two decades of war between Athens and Sparta...
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This ebook is a selective guide designed to help scholars and students of the ancient world find reliable sources of information by directing them to the best available scholarly m..
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The Poetics of Fear looks at how fear is used for political purposes, focusing on the binary logic of 'this is the way things are, and there is nothing (else) you can do about it' ..
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This book brings together reference material and primary source documents concerning the most important people, places, events, and technologies of Classical Greek warfare in one e..
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Air Force officers of all ranks, from cadets to generals, both active duty and reserves, will find this revised edition essential reading for a successful career...