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Thermopylae by Paul Cartledge


Thermopylae by Paul Cartledge
Nov 06, 2007 | 352 Pages
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    Nov 06, 2007 | 352 Pages

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“Impeccable…Enthralling…Vividly reconstructs [the Spartans’] finest hour.”
The Independent

“Briskly written…Offers a fresh look at the battle and the complex events leading up to it.”

“In the annals of heroism, the Battle of Thermopylae is an archetype, a classic.”
–Noel Malcolm, The Telegraph (UK)

“The real passion of Thermopylae lies in the author’s sudden discovery that his subject is exciting to other people again.”
The Wall Street Journal

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