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A Commentary on Thucydides: Volume II

Books IV-V. 24 (Commentary on Thucydides)

by Simon Hornblower

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages536
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ISBN 10019814881X
ISBN 109780198148814

The History emphasizes the development of military technologies. In several passages (, –76, –3), Thucydides describes in detail various innovations in the conduct of siegeworks or naval warfare. The History places great importance upon naval supremacy, arguing that a modern empire is impossible without a strong navy. He states that this is the result of the development of.


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Of the three books covered in this volume, Book I presents Thucydides' aims in writing the work and the historical background to the war. Books II and III describe the main events of the first.

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A list of vocabulary and phraseology that appear in Herodotus and Thucydides but nowhere else in the fifth century would be welcome.

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Of the three books covered in this volume, Book I presents Thucydides' aims in writing the work and the historical background to the s: 1. Book 2, Chapter 6: Book 2, Chapter 6 begins Thucydides's coverage of the war proper, which commenced in BCE with a conflict between The Read More: Book 2, Chapter 7: Two somber developments share the focus of Book 2, Chapter 7: the plague at Athens and Pericles's last speech.

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commentary. Moreover, this introduction, like that of vol. II, restricts itself to the books covered by that volume, and to a very specifi c set of issues. We are still left not quite sure what H.

thinks of many “basic” interpretative questions like, say, what was Thucydides’ general understanding of the. His major work was his commentary on Thucydides.

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