The Landmark Thucydides: A Comprehensive Guide to the Peloponnesian War
New York: The Free Press, 1996. 711 pp., 8vo. Squarish hardcover in dj. The classic account of the events of the epic war between Athens & Sparta (historically considered to be a more chronologically sound document than the meandering work of Herodotus). A newly revised edition of the Richard Crawley Translation w/ maps, annotations, appendices & encyclopedic index. Light flexing to boards. Slight cocking, shaking & shelfwear to spine but binding very sturdy. Some faint foxing to textblock top edge. Textblock clean & crisp. Very light shelfwear to dj; sunning along front panel spine edge. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ Hardcover 0684828154 (Item ID: 157754)
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- By This Author: Strassler, Robert B. (ed), and Victor Davis Hanson (intro) .