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Attributed to Thucydides in: The works of the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: including her correspondence, poems, and essays, Volume 4, R. Phillips, 1803
As quoted in "Peace and War in Antiquity: A Selection of Passages from Ancient Greek and Latin Authors, Presented in English, with the Originals Appended", Alexander Souter, Scholartis Press, 1931

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Nationality: Greek

Occupation: Historian

Bio: Thucydides was a Greek historian and author from Alimos. His History of the Peloponnesian War recounts the 5th century BC war between Sparta and Athens to the year 411 BC.

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