Thucydides Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Thucydides.

  • 2 Biographies
  • 3 Student Essays
  • 2 Encyclopedia Articles
  • 13 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more

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The Thucydides Study Pack contains:

Encyclopedia Articles (2)

137 words, approx. 1 pages
Thucydides c. 471-401 B.C. Greek historian known for his eyewitness account of the plague that struck Athens in 429 B.C. at the outset of the Peloponnesian War (431-404 B.C.) "The bodies of dyi... Read more
1,338 words, approx. 5 pages
Thucydides(460–399 Bce) Thucydides wrote a history of the epic struggle between Athens and Sparta. His work has proved to be—as he hoped—a "possession for all time,"... Read more