The Peloponnesian War: Athens and Sparta in Savage Conflict, 431-404 BC
Donald Kagan offers a readible history of the Peloponnesian War, the culmination of the struggle between Athens and Sparta for hegemony in Greece. It was a conflict marked by increasing brutality as the protagonists committed themselves to what became a battle for survival.
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Review: The Peloponnesian WarUser Review - Regina Lindsey - Goodreads
The Peloponnesian War by Donald Kagan 4 Stars Most countries and its citizens make two mistakes when contemplating war. Those are assumptions are 1) the war will unfold precisely in the way the ... Read full review
Review: The Peloponnesian WarUser Review - Kd0imh - Goodreads
I should have read The Peloponnesian War before I read Xenophon's Anabasis. Xenophon's work takes place shortly after the Peloponnesian War (431-404 BC) and that event sets the context of the ... Read full review