You’re hearing this generation’s greatest Greek scholar
Donald Kagan literally "wrote the book" on the Peloponnesian War. You are listening to a man who will be continuously cited for generations. I’m a rather newbie on ancient Greece, I haven’t anything to compare this against, and therefore, can’t critique whether he should have emphasized this piece of material over that piece of material and so forth. I will say that he is an above average lecturer and that this is meant as a survey course. He seems to do fine. His presentation is fine. I know of no better intro course so knock yourself out on this.Read full review »
Posterizer via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 11/02/13
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Great information but the ummmms and constant throat clearing drives me crazy!
Everettt via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 01/18/11
Professor Kagan's lectures are wonderfully organized and delivered with elan. The man knows his subject and delivers the goods. Kagan apparently doesn't have a politically correct bone in his body and this results in a celebration of the Greeks and their part in the initiation of...Read full review »
ReviewerTHX1155 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/13/10
While the lecturer is articulate and knowledgable his constant biblical references and tangents are annoying, at best. Other than that, decent military and political history.
Bestirbest via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/27/14
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