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Historian (460 BC — 400 BC)


G. F. Abbott. Thucydides: A Study in Historical Reality. London: George Routledge & Sons. 1925. 240pp.

Frank E. Adcock. Thucydides and His History. Archon Books. 1973. 146pp.

June W. Allison. Power and Preparedness in Thucydides. Johns Hopkins University Press. 1989. 168pp.

George Cawkwell. Thucydides and the Peloponnesian War. Routledge. 1997. 162pp.

Marc Cogan. The Human Thing: The Speeches and Principles of Thucydides' History. University of Chicago Press. 1981. 309pp.

W. Robert Connor. Thucydides. Princeton University Press. 1987. 266pp.

Gregory Crane. Thucydides and the Ancient Simplicity: The Limits of Political Realism. University of California Press. 1997. 348pp.

Jacqueline de Romilly. Thucydides and Athenian imperialism. Blackwell. 1963. 400pp.

Paula Debnar. Speaking the Same Language: Speech and Audience in Thucydides' Spartan Debates. University of Michigan Press. 2001. 254pp.

Carolyn Dewald. Thucydides' War Narrative: A Structural Study. University of California Press. 2005. 258pp.

Lowell Edmunds. Chance and Intelligence in Thucydides. Harvard University Press. 1975. 243pp.

John H. Finley, Jr.. Thucydides. Harvard University Press. 1942. 344pp.

Simon Hornblower. Thucydides. Johns Hopkins University Press. 1987. 230pp.

Virginia J. Hunter. Past and Process in Herodotus and Thucydides. Princeton University Press. 1982. 371pp.

Virginia J. Hunter. Thucydides: The Artful Reporter. Hakkert. 1973. 210pp.

Laurie M. Johnson. Thucydides, Hobbes, and the Interpretation of Realism. Northern Illinois University Press. 1993. 259pp.

Lisa Kallet. Money and the Corrosion of Power in Thucydides: The Sicilian Expedition and Its Aftermath. University of California Press. 2001. 347pp.

Robert D. Luginbill. Thucydides on War and National Character. Perseus Books. 1999. 232pp.

Karl Maurer. Interpolation in Thucydides. E. J. Brill. 1995. 242pp.

Neil Morpeth. Thucydides' War: Accounting for the Faces of Conflict. Georg Olms Verlag. 2006. 348pp.

Clifford Orwin. The Humanity of Thucydides. Princeton University Press. 1994. 235pp.

Michael Palmer. Love of Glory and the Common Good: Aspects of the Political Thought of Thucydides. Rowman & Littlefield. 1992. 152pp.

Peter R. Pouncey. The Necessities of War: A Study of Thucydides' Pessimism. Columbia University Press. 1980. 195pp.

Jonathan J. Price. Thucydides and Internal War. Cambridge University Press. 2001. 410pp.

Dennis Proctor. Experience of Thucydides. Aris & Phillips. 1980. 272pp.

Hunter R. Rawlings. The Structure of Thucydides' History. Princeton University Press. 1981. 278pp.

Tim Rood. Thucydides: Narrative and Explanation. Oxford University Press. 1998. 339pp.

Darien Shanske. Thucydides and the Philosophical Origins of History. Cambridge University Press. 2007. 268pp.

Hans-Peter Stahl. Translated by David Seward. Thucydides: Man's Place in History. Gerald Duckworth & Co.. 2003. 250pp.

H. D. Westlake. Studies in Thucydides and Greek History. Bristol Classical Press. 1989. 310pp.

Henry Dickinson Westlake. Individuals in Thucydides. Cambridge University Press. 1968. 324pp.

Arthur Geoffrey Woodhead. Thucydides on the Nature of Power. Harvard University Press. 1970. 222pp.

Perez Zagorin. Thucydides: An Introduction for the Common Reader. Princeton University Press. 2005. 190pp.

John E. Ziolkowski. Thucydides and the Tradition of Funeral Speeches at Athens. Arno Press. 1981. 222pp.


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  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1458)

  7. Greek and Latin Authors 800BC-1000AD (pp.439-42)

  8. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.1025)

  9. Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography (p.741)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.482)

  11. Who's Who in the Greek World (pp.245-47)

  12. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.116)

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