Posts tagged Battle of Aegospotami
A Splendid Rope

The Peloponnesian War comes to a sudden and unexpected end. The defeated will face the fate the victor thinks it deserves.  We witness both timid and brutal approaches to war and are forced to ask: Is there a difference between acting cruelly out of desperation versus cruelty as a matter of course? This episode covers approximately 405 B.C. – 404 B.C.

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