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Thucydides

Line breaks: Thu¦cydi|des
Pronunciation: /θjuːˈsɪdɪdiːz
 
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  • (Circa 455-circa 400 bc), Greek historian. He is remembered for his History of the Peloponnesian War, which analyses the origins and course of the war; he fought in the conflict on the Athenian side.

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