The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides

This book is a historical account of the Peloponnesian War between the city-states of Athens and Sparta in ancient Greece. The author, an Athenian general, provides a detailed narrative of the war, its causes, and its consequences, offering valuable insights into the political and social dynamics of the time. The work is considered a pioneering piece in the field of history due to its rigorous methodology and critical analysis of events.

The 568th greatest book of all time


Published
-410
Nationality
Greek
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
150,000
Original Language
Ancient Greek

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