Peloponnesian War

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a war in which Athens and its allies were defeated by the league centered on Sparta

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Athenian war strategy changed significantly in the second half of the Peloponnesian War (413-404 BCE), but it nevertheless remained a maritime strategy.
His work is also an early, yet overlooked, example of a scholar arguing for a strong offensive element to Athenian war strategy.
Collectively, the ten incumbent strategoi formed the Athenian war council which, because of the kudos granted it, greatly influenced civilian as well as military affairs.
The Athenian war leader Pericles was a frequent target.