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The real Thucydides’ trap

Thucydides was an Athenian General and historian who chronicled the Peloponnesian War between Sparta and Athens that occurred from 431to 404 BC. Thucydides work is a classic book about the perils of hegemonic transition and great powers war. Thucydides explained … Continue reading

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Thucydides and Post Soviet America

Something I found on my computer that I wrote about two years ago, forgive any parts that are a little dated, but I think the main ideas still stand.             Thucydides, a general from ancient Athens, wrote A History of … Continue reading

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