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Published: 11 July 2019

448 Pages | 7 black and white line; 20 black and white halftone


ISBN: 9780190940881

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The Plague of War

Athens, Sparta, and the Struggle for Ancient Greece

Jennifer T. Roberts

Ancient Warfare and Civilization

  • Explores the monumental impact the war had on Greek philosophy and drama
  • Argues that the Peloponnesian War did not end in 404 B.C., but rather continued in one form or another well into the fourth century
  • Includes an account of the trial and execution of Socrates
  • Reveals the broader social and cultural impacts of the war

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