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Provocative military historian Victor Davis Hanson has given painstakingly researched amp pathbreaking accounts of wars ranging from classical antiquity to the st century Now he juxtaposes an ancient conflict with modern concerns to create his most engrossing work to date A War Like No Other Over the course of a generation the Hellenic poleis of Athens amp Sparta fought a bloody conflict that resulted in the collapse of Athens amp the end of its golden age Thucydides wrote the standard history of the Peloponnesian War which has given readers throughout the ages a vivid amp authoritative narrative But Hanson offers something new a complete chronological account that reflects the political background of the time the strategic thinking of the combatants the misery of battle in multifaceted theaters amp insight into how these events echo in the present He compellingly portrays the ways Athens amp Sparta fought on land amp sea in city amp countryside amp details their employment of the full scope of conventional amp nonconventional tactics from sieges to targeted assassinations torture amp terrorism He also assesses the crucial roles played by warriors such as Pericles amp Lysander artists among them Aristophanes amp thinkers including Sophocles amp Plato Hanson s perceptive analysis of events amp personalities raises many thought provoking questions Were Athens amp Sparta like America amp Russia two superpowers battling to the death Is the Peloponnesian War echoed in the endless frustrating conflicts of Vietnam Northern Ireland amp the current Middle East Or was it more like America s own Civil War a brutal rift that rent the fabric of a glorious society or even this century s red state blue state schism between liberals amp conservatives a cultural war that manifestly controls military policies Hanson daringly brings the facts to life amp unearths the often surprising ways in which the past informs the present Brilliantly researched dynamically written A War Like No Other is like no other history of this important war A War Like No Other: How the Athenians & Spartans Fought the Peloponnesian War books by Victor Davis Hanson