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By F. M. Cornford

ISBN-10: 1163201359

ISBN-13: 9781163201350

ISBN-10: 1402165463

ISBN-13: 9781402165467

First released in 1907 and reissued in 1965, this can be a attention-grabbing research of Thucydides’s History. Thucydides got down to write a honest account of the Pelopennesian battle, yet his paintings displays his Athenian fourth-century B.C. context, which was once of a selected curiosity to Cornford. during this interesting identify, Cornford analyses the reasons of the warfare as proven by way of Thucydides and different resources, after which is going directly to touch upon the History.

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