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 - Chris - Goodreads
Love this book. 5 stars. This was one of the most readable popular history books I have ever read. Very much like a novel in a lot of places. Highly recommend if you have an interest in this fascinating time period. Read full review
Review: The Peloponnesian WarUser Review - Jonathan - Goodreads
First book where I have had to seek out the audio book to get through it. I learned a lot but it read more like a text book and I had a hard time keeping focus on it with a hard copy. Listening to the ... Read full review