The Peloponnesian War – The Sicilian Expedition
The Sicilian Expedition To read the previous segment on the Peloponnesian War, Click HERE. When we left off last week,Read more.
The Peloponnesian War Summary of Battles and Betrayals – Part Two
To Read Part One, Click here: https://classicalwisdom.com/the-peloponnesian-war-summary-part-one/ The entirety of the Peloponnesian war is broken into two parts, punctuated byRead more.
The Peloponnesian War Summary of Battles and Betrayals – Part One
You couldn’t imagine two cities less alike. Athens was a powerful democracy where citizens spent their days reclining and discussingRead more.
We’re building a wall…and Sparta’s going to pay for it!
We’ve discussed The Donald in these pages before. Almost every time we’ve come back from the ordeal beaten and bloodiedRead more.
The Fall of Jerusalem (Part 2)
It was not often said of the Romans that they were an empire tolerant of seditious behaviour. Though arguments canRead more.
The Battle of Arginusae
The year is 406 BC. The Peloponnesian War has been raging off and on for almost three decades. The SpartanRead more.
The Fall of Jerusalem (Part 1)
By Ben Potter It is known as primum populi Romani bellum in Iudaeos to the Romans, ha-Mered Ha-Gadol to theRead more.
The Humbling of Hannibal
By Ben Potter It is one of the most enduring and dramatic images from antiquity, one that widens the eyes,Read more.
A New Jerusalem: Part One
By Ben Potter “And did those feet, in ancient time, Walk upon England’s mountains green: And was the holy LambRead more.
The Emperor, The Usurper, and The Stuck Eagle
By Francesca Leaf, Contributor from Noet, a Classical Wisdom Weekly Partner If we were to visit Rome in late JanuaryRead more.