Most widely held works about Thucydides
Most widely held works by Thucydides
History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides ( Book )
545 editions published between 1753 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 7,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A translation of Thucydide's history of the wars between Athens and Sparta is critically introduced
The Peloponnesian War by Thucydides ( Book )
64 editions published between 1903 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 3,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'The greatest historian that ever lived'. Such was Macaulay's verdict on Thucydides (c. 460-400 BC) and his history of the Peloponnesian War, the momentous struggle between Athens and Sparta as rival powers and political systems that lasted for twenty-seven years from 431 to 404 BC, involved virtually the whole of the Greek world, and ended in the fall of Athens. Thucydides himself was a participant in the war; to his history he brings an awesome intellect, brilliant narrative, and penetrating analysis of the natureof power, as it affects both states and individuals. Of his own work Thucydides wrote: 'I shall be content if [my history] is judged useful by those who will want to have a clear understanding of what happened - and, such is the human condition, will happen again ... It was composed as a permanent legacy, not a showpiece for a single hearing.' So it has proved. Of the prose writers of Greece and Rome Thucydides has had more lasting influence on western thought than all but Plato and Aristotle. This new edition combines a masterly translationwith comprehensive supporting material"--Provided by publisher
Thucydides by Thucydides ( Book )
147 editions published between 1881 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 2,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Greek historians. The complete and unabridged historical works of Herodotus by Francis R. B Godolphin ( Book )
6 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The landmark Thucydides : a comprehensive guide to the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides ( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
scholars on subjects of special relevance to the text, explanatory marginal notes on each page, an index of unprecedented subtlety and depth, and numerous other useful features. Readers will find that with this edition they can dip into the text at any point and be immediately oriented with regard to the geography, season, date, and stage of the conflict
Thucydidis De Bello peloponnesiaco libri octo by Thucydides ( Book )
339 editions published between 1564 and 1987 in 7 languages and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thucydidis Historiae by Thucydides ( Book )
185 editions published between 1898 and 1992 in 7 languages and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bd. 1: Libri I-IV ; Bd. 2: Libri V-VIII
The complete writings of Thucydides : The Peloponnesian war by Thucydides ( Book )
14 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury by Thomas Hobbes ( Book )
26 editions published between 1839 and 1966 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Past Masters The English Works of Thomas Hobbes database contains all of Hobbes' English Works as published in The English Works of Thomas Hobbes, London: J Bohn, 1839-1845
Thucydides, Book VI by Thucydides ( Book )
57 editions published between 1854 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thucydides, Book VII by Thucydides ( Book )
55 editions published between 1893 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Peloponnesian War. The Thomas Hobbes translation by Thucydides ( Book )
4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Peloponnesian War by Thucydides ( Book )
7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an English translation of the Greek text which provides an account of the people and events involved in the long, fifth-century conflict between Athens and Sparta, and includes notes, a glossary, and other resources
The Peloponnesian Wars by Thucydides ( Book )
10 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The speeches of Thucydides. With a general introd. and introductions for the main speeches and the military harangues by Thucydides ( Book )
6 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La guerre du Péloponnèse by Thucydides ( Book )
89 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raconte un conflit par lequel la Grèce s'est ruinée elle-même, entraînant son annexion par les Macédoniens. Athènes contre Sparte, la sagesse en apparence contre la force brutale. Thucydide propose de l'Histoire une interprétation systématiquement réaliste, tout en sachant reconstituer, en les faisant parler et agir, des hommes qui ont marqué l'histoire grecque : Périclès ou Alcibiade
Thukydides by Thucydides ( Book )
119 editions published between 1862 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plague of Athens which hapned in the second year of the Pelopennesian War by Thomas Sprat ( Book )
15 editions published between 1659 and 1984 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thucydides' theory of international relations : a lasting possession ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Throughout history, readers of Thucydides' History of the Peloponnesian War have sought to apply its lessons to the problems of their times. In that tradition, the authors of these essays explore Thucydides' observations on the human condition in an effort to comprehend their modern world more than 2,400 years later." "The nine contributors find that Thucydides is not only the descriptive historian he is commonly said to be, but also a sophisticated theorist of international relations who emphasized the use of history to interpret the international conditions of his day and who had a profound understanding of realism and pluralism, of the relationship between internal and international politics, and of the role of culture in world affairs."--BOOK JACKET
De bello Peloponnesiaco, libri octo by Thucydides ( Book )
153 editions published between 1528 and 1901 in 8 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Augustine,--Saint, Bishop of Hippo Civil war Clausewitz, Carl von, Du Bois, W. E. B.--(William Edward Burghardt), Economic history Ethics Greece Greece--Athens Greek language Greek language--Verb Herodotus Historians Historiography History, Ancient History, Ancient--Historiography History--Methodology History of the Peloponnesian War (Thucydides) Hobbes, Thomas, Human behavior International relations International relations--Moral and ethical aspects Language and languages Machiavelli, Niccolò, Marx, Karl, Military art and science Morgenthau, Hans J.--(Hans Joachim), Narration (Rhetoric) National security--Moral and ethical aspects Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, Objectivity Peloponnesian War (Greece : 431-404 B.C.) Pericles, Persian Wars (Greece : 500-449 B.C.) Petrarca, Francesco, Philosophy, English Plague Plato Political and social views Political science Ranke, Leopold von, Realism--Political aspects Rhetoric, Ancient Scott, Walter, Technique Thucydides Toynbee, Arnold, Truth United States Voltaire, War
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