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Od But that such an historical work would also be simultaneously acknowledged as a work of great literature and a penetrating ethical evaluation of humanity is one of the miracles of ancient history For in the pages of Thucydides we find examples of every ethical and political problem ever faced by democratic governments in the last years And it was all organized and written with a breathtaking skill and dramatic intensity which have never been eualled Thucydides was an Athenian noble born around BC whose antecedents could be traced back to the great Peisitratus and Cimon In BC Thucydides was in command of naval forces attempting to defend Amphipolis in Thrace Although unsuccessful through no fault of h.

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