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The History of the Peloponnesian War (Abridged)


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Item number NA0069
Barcode 9781843795513
Release date 8/1/2012
Category Spoken Word
Label NAXOS AUDIO BOOKS
Media type COMPACT DISC
Number of units 6
Performers
Classical Artist Jason, Neville
Disc: 1
1 Book 1 – Chapter 1 00:06:02 Jason, Neville
2 1.7 For in early times the Hellenes and the barbar 00:06:00 Jason, Neville
3 1.13 As time went on and Eurystheus did not return 00:05:43 Jason, Neville
4 1.18 Even after the Trojan War, Hellas was still e 00:05:44 Jason, Neville
5 1.23 Various, too, were the obstacles which the na 00:04:49 Jason, Neville
6 1.29 On the whole, however, the conclusions I have 00:05:01 Jason, Neville
7 Chapter 2: Immediate Causes of the War 00:01:58 Jason, Neville
8 Chapter 3: Congress of the Peloponnesian Confedera 00:04:39 Jason, Neville
9 3.7 'We are at last assembled. It has not been eas 00:05:11 Jason, Neville
10 3.12 'Such is Athens, your antagonist. And yet, Sp 00:05:58 Jason, Neville
11 3.17 'Such, then, was the result of the matter, an 00:04:56 Jason, Neville
12 3.23 'We imagine that our moderation would be best 00:05:53 Jason, Neville
13 3.31 'Confidence might possibly be felt in our sup 00:05:54 Jason, Neville
14 3.38 'In practice we always base our preparations 00:05:11 Jason, Neville
15 Chapter 4: From the end of the Persian to the begi 00:05:25 Jason, Neville
Disc: 2
1 Chapter 5: Second Congress at Sparta – Preparation 00:05:32 Jason, Neville
2 5.7 'To apply these rules to ourselves, if we are 00:05:40 Jason, Neville
3 5.12 'Your position, therefore, from whatever quar 00:04:47 Jason, Neville
4 5.16 Speech of Pericles to the Athenians on the co 00:04:58 Jason, Neville
5 5.21 'The great wish of some is to avenge themselv 00:04:39 Jason, Neville
6 5.26 Dismissing all thought of our land and houses 00:04:15 Jason, Neville
7 Book 2 – Chapter 6: Beginning of the Peloponnesian 00:05:00 Jason, Neville
8 6.6 He accordingly took the precaution of announci 00:05:55 Jason, Neville
9 6.11 He, meanwhile, seeing anger and infatuation j 00:05:37 Jason, Neville
10 6.17 'For it is hard to speak properly upon a subj 00:05:05 Jason, Neville
11 6.23 'If we turn to our military policy, there als 00:05:40 Jason, Neville
12 6.28 'Indeed if I have dwelt at some length upon t 00:04:19 Jason, Neville
13 6.32 'These take as your model and, judging happin 00:04:31 Jason, Neville
14 Chapter 7: Second Year of the War – The Plague of 00:03:34 Jason, Neville
15 7.5 Externally the body was not very hot to the to 00:03:21 Jason, Neville
Disc: 3
1 7.9 By far the most terrible feature in the malady 00:05:55 Jason, Neville
2 7.15 During the whole time that the Peloponnesians 00:05:41 Jason, Neville
3 7.20 'If you shrink before the exertions which the 00:05:06 Jason, Neville
4 7.24 'Besides, the hand of heaven must be borne wi 00:03:26 Jason, Neville
5 7.27 For as long as he was at the head of the stat 00:03:51 Jason, Neville
6 Chapter 8: Third Year of the War – Investment of P 00:00:55 Jason, Neville
7 Book 3 – Chapter 9: Fourth and Fifth Years of the 00:05:44 Jason, Neville
8 9.8 Speech of the Mytilenean ambassadors requestin 00:05:56 Jason, Neville
9 9.12 'Such, Spartans and allies, are the grounds a 00:05:26 Jason, Neville
10 9.17 If, at the time that this fleet was at sea, A 00:05:46 Jason, Neville
11 9.22 'The most alarming feature in the case is the 00:05:24 Jason, Neville
12 9.27 'Our mistake has been to distinguish the Myti 00:04:56 Jason, Neville
13 9.33 Speech of Diodotus on Mytilene, in response t 00:05:37 Jason, Neville
14 9.38 'Now of course communities have enacted the p 00:04:39 Jason, Neville
15 9.43 'Only consider what a blunder you would commi 00:04:50 Jason, Neville
Disc: 4
1 Chapter 10: Fifth Year of the War – Trial and Exec 00:04:55 Jason, Neville
2 10.4 To your short question, whether we have done… 00:05:39 Jason, Neville
3 10.9 'To such a depth of misfortune have we fallen 00:06:10 Jason, Neville
4 10.15 The speech of the Thebans 00:05:06 Jason, Neville
5 10.20 'Meanwhile, after thus plainly showing that 00:04:55 Jason, Neville
6 10.24 'Such, Spartans, are the facts. We have gone 00:05:05 Jason, Neville
7 Civil war in Corcyra 00:05:56 Jason, Neville
8 10.35 Oaths of reconciliation, being only proffere 00:05:54 Jason, Neville
9 Chapter 11: Sixth Year of the War – Campaigns… 00:00:23 Jason, Neville
10 Chapter 12: Seventh Year of the War – Occupation o 00:05:31 Jason, Neville
11 10.52 To apply this to ourselves: if peace was eve 00:03:45 Jason, Neville
12 10.55 Their arrival at once put an end to the armi 00:02:56 Jason, Neville
13 Chapter 13: Seventh and Eighth Years of the War… 00:05:14 Jason, Neville
14 Chapter 14: Eighth and Ninth Years of the War… 00:04:12 Jason, Neville
15 10.64 'Some of you may hang back because they have 00:04:51 Jason, Neville
Disc: 5
1 Chapter 15: Tenth Year of the War – Death of Cleon 00:04:08 Jason, Neville
2 10.71 The Athenians and Spartans and their… 00:04:58 Jason, Neville
3 10.71 Chapter 16: Feeling against Sparta in Pelopo 00:02:58 Jason, Neville
4 10.74 I lived through the whole of it, being of an 00:03:28 Jason, Neville
5 Chapter 17: Sixteenth Year of the War –The Melian 00:05:05 Jason, Neville
6 10.84 Athenians. The end of our empire, if end it 00:05:30 Jason, Neville
7 10.97 Melians. You may be sure that we are as well 00:04:31 Jason, Neville
8 10.104 Athenians. Some diversion of the kind you s 00:06:08 Jason, Neville
9 Book 6 – Chapter 18: Seventeenth Year of the War… 00:05:34 Jason, Neville
10 18.5 'Again, some of the most powerful states have 00:05:02 Jason, Neville
11 18.9 'When I see such persons now sitting here at 00:05:41 Jason, Neville
12 18.14 'What I know is that persons of this kind an 00:05:30 Jason, Neville
13 18.19 'Be convinced, then, that we shall augment o 00:05:21 Jason, Neville
14 18.24 'I think, therefore, that we ought to take g 00:04:45 Jason, Neville
15 18.28 Upon hearing this the Athenians at once vote 00:04:02 Jason, Neville
Disc: 6
1 Chapter 19: Seventeenth Year of the War – Parties 00:00:15 Jason, Neville
2 Chapter 20: Seventeenth and Eighteenth Years of th 00:00:17 Jason, Neville
3 Book 7 – Chapter 21: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Yea 00:00:15 Jason, Neville
4 Chapter 22: Nineteenth Year of the War – Arrival o 00:01:51 Jason, Neville
5 Chapter 23: Nineteenth Year of the War – Battles i 00:05:50 Jason, Neville
6 23.7 After this the Syracusans set up a trophy for 00:06:53 Jason, Neville
7 23.11 The engagement of the rest was more of a vol 00:05:36 Jason, Neville
8 23.15 They thus succeeded in manning about one hun 00:05:56 Jason, Neville
9 23.20 After this address Nicias at once gave order 00:05:34 Jason, Neville
10 23.24 After the above address to the soldiers on t 00:05:34 Jason, Neville
11 23.29 Meanwhile the two armies on shore, while vic 00:05:43 Jason, Neville
12 23.34 Dejection and self-condemnation were also ri 00:05:58 Jason, Neville
13 23.41 On that day they advanced about four miles a 00:05:36 Jason, Neville
14 23.46 On the other hand, Demosthenes was, generall 00:05:18 Jason, Neville
15 23.51 At last, when many dead now lay piled one up 00:05:20 Jason, Neville
16 Book 8 – Chapter 24: Nineteenth and Twentieth Year 00:02:28 Jason, Neville
17 Editor's epilogue 00:02:51 Jason, Neville
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