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Steven Pressfield

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Steven Pressfield is an American author of historical fiction, non-fiction, and screenplays.
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The Obstacle Is the Way
The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph
Ryan Holiday - 2014-05-01
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Learn how to turn obstacles into opportunities with the success formula followed by icons of history like John D. Rockefeller, Amelia Earhart, and Steve Jobs. In this book, discover timeless philosophical principles laid down by a Roman emperor that can help you achieve excellence in any situation. With revealing insights into their astounding triumphs, find out how ordinary people achieved extraordinary success by following this formula that teaches you how to turn your own adversity into advantage.
Steven Pressfield
Follow these precepts and you will revolutionize your life. Read this book!      source
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The Landmark Thucydides
A Comprehensive Guide to the Peloponnesian War
Thucydides - 1972-01-01 NaN
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Uncover the wisdom of the ancient world with this definitive edition of The Peloponnesian War. Originally written by Thucydides, this historical account has stood the test of time and remains essential reading for military leaders, politicians, and historians alike. However, the original narrative can be challenging for modern readers due to its lack of context and visual aids. That's where The Landmark Thucydides comes in. This updated edition features stunning maps, informative appendices from classical scholars, and explanatory notes, helping readers fully understand the military, cultural, and political traditions of ancient Greece. With this edition, readers can dive into the text and instantly grasp the geography, season, date, and stage of the conflict. Discover why The Peloponnesian War is one of the Great Books of Western Civilization with this authoritative and elegant new edition.
Steven Pressfield
It is loaded with hardcore, timeless truths and the story it tells ought to be required reading for every citizen in a democracy.      source