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Published: 19 December 1996

536 Pages

ISBN: 9780198148814

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A Commentary on Thucydides

Volume II: Books IV-V. 24

Simon Hornblower

A Clarendon Press Publication

This is the second volume of a three-volume historical and literary commentary on Thucydides, the great fifth-century BC Greek historian. Books iv-v.24 contain the Pylos-Sphakteria narrative and Brasidas' operations in the north of Greece. All the Greek is translated and there is a full index, A new feature is the provision of a thematic introduction.