Thucydides - The Landmark Thucydides

Author : Thucydides
Title : The Landmark Thucydides A comprehensive guide to the Peloponnesian war
Year : *

Link download :

Introduction. I. Life. i."Thucydides, an Athenian, wrote the history of the war" is the first pronouncement of The Peloponnesian War (1.1.1). Unfortunately, the merest glimpses of our author's life follow this promising initial revelation of his name, nationality, and calling. Only at a very few unexpected places in his chronicle does Thucydides disclose somewhat more about himself. He announces, for example, that he once suffered from the great plague that struck Athens between 430 and 427 (2.48.3), the scourge that killed Pericles and thousands of his fellow Athenians (3 .87.3). ...

4548 reads

You might also like

Support Balder Ex-Libris ! Knowledge is not free

We share books for free, but maintaining such a site online requires costly hosting. You can...

Continue reading

Butz Arthur Robert - A brief introduction to holocaust revisionism

Author : Butz Arthur Robert Title : A brief introduction to holocaust revisionism Year : 1991 Link...

Continue reading

Soberana Evropa - Rome contra Judaea, Judaea contra Rome

Author : Soberana Evropa Title : Rome contra Judaea, Judaea contra Rome Year : 2018 Link download :...

Continue reading

Gorsleben Rudolf John - Hoch-Zeit der Menschheit

Author : Gorsleben Rudolf John Title : Hoch-Zeit der Menschheit Year : 2002 Link download :...

Continue reading

Steiner Rudolf - Nutrition

Author : Steiner Rudolf Title : _Nutrition Food, health and spiritual development Year : Link...

Continue reading


Balder Ex-Libris
Review of books rare and missing

Balder Ex-Libris