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Bust of Thucydides in the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto.

Thucydides (born around 460 B.C.E. – died around 400 B.C.E. ) (Greek Θουκυδίδης, Thoukudídēs) was an ancient Greek historian best remembered for his work on the Peloponnesian War. He was the son of Olorus.[1]

References

  1. Robinson Jr., C.A. (May 1964). "Introduction". Selections from Greek and Roman historians. Holt, Rinehart and Winston. pp. xiv. 

Further reading

  • Herodotus, Histories, A. D. Godley (translator), Cambridge: Harvard University Press (1920).

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    ISBN 0-674-99133-8  .
  • Pausanias, Description of Greece, Books I-II, (Loeb Classical Library) translated by W. H. S. Jones; Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. (1918).

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    ISBN 0-674-99104-4. .
  • Plutarch, Lives, Bernadotte Perrin (translator), Cambridge, MA. Harvard University Press. London. William Heinemann Ltd. (1914).

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    ISBN 0-674-99053-6  .
  • Thucydides, The Peloponnesian War. London, J. M. Dent; New York, E. P. Dutton (1910). .

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