Thucydides

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History Today
Vol. 7, no. 12 (December 1957), p. 820-828

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"As a scientist, Thucydides will have us understand the human predicament; as a man, he feels the pity of it." In his history of the Peloponnesian War "we can best see why and how the Greeks failed to encompass peace and unity"