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THUCYDIDES HISTORY OF THE PELOPONNESIAN 'WAR Translated by Rex Warner with an Introduction and Notes by M. I. Finley PENGUIN BOOKS
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qna BOO= PIVB ~twcbOtbdydothiDk;dnccyoa~wasdaswcdo that, when these m#en arc did by practical paopk, the standard of justice dep& on the quality of power to wpd andtbatinfpCtthes.rongdowhattheyhave thepowertodoand thtwak~~hattheyhaveto~t. go Melimu:Thcninm~ew(Jinoeyoaforccos~lam~~~ out ofacanmt,rmd'to canfinc o& self-interest) - in om ViC3KitiL~anyratcUgCfitltbatpu shouldnotdestroy aprinciple tbpt~tothegenalgoodofdmcn-n?mely,ib?tin&a#of all whofillmtod?nga:~~dbcaucha~asfnitplay Pndjart~~,yld~ntchppk.&oaldbcallowcdtonsc and pilofitJ+by argnmcna that fill short of a Iluthcm?ticpl accmq. And thisita primiplcwhichoffec~s'JIOtIasrnOchu mybody,rinccyotnownfilldbe~tdbytbemost terriMe~.andWlmldbe~n~pletothewortd 9x ~:As~~oti~~thntwtrmpircdoeccomre toancnd,wcarcnot~dcnrnbontwbatd~naa. One f ~ao~much~of~ ocmqrretad by a pow Isrrhich&~~'lsSp~tt~does(notthttwcrut~cd with Spartanow), asofwhatddhoppenifa~powair ~d~byiaownm~ Sofirastftirpointt ~poucmlcoveittousto&oethctihtin~~M~ wcrhpll&n~ttoahawyauthotitt~thegoodof~own empire that wc arehat and that it in fbr the patsemtion of your 't4qirhat,wc &dl saydmt arc going to spy. We do nor want m,!y4h31@leh-~*~bmempk mnd wc 'JIOtI k 8pltad'kctxheigdsd both d-pmdvmand of odvea. pr Mel~:Andhowd.ir~~asgoodfi#~m bechekhva aafhrywto be therm6ten3 93 Athmtaru:You,by@iagin,(rr9oaldsavcyoufsehnrh& aster; we, by natde#royiagyoa, would beableto profit fieam F w 3Lidfmrc:Sopondnotagrsemaa~bdagncuppl~ bmd dd bur Pllior of ndtha side? o~ Ahdans: No, baaust it is not so mnch yapr hostility dmt m~~or:itislPdrertheclw:tbPt,if~.~on~dly#m~ ~~otlr.~~Ir&pFdLhZt~asigllofOf~ t&lc~- lhntd?b,- ofan~powa. The Melion Dialogue 41615 4Q3 96 Mefh: b that your subjects' idea of &ir play - no db&m tion should made
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2010 for the course INTA 2100 taught by Professor Salamone during the Summer '06 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.

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