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The Draining of the Fens: Projectors, Popular Politics, and State Building in Early Modern England (Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology)
Eric H. Ash
Progress: 81/416 pages
Martin Luther: His Road to Reformation 1483-1521
Martin Brecht
Progress: 236/543 pages

Reading progress update: I've read 221 out of 448 pages.

The Plague of War: Athens, Sparta, and the Struggle for Ancient Greece - Jennifer T. Roberts

A friend of mine who recently read Kagan's history of the Peloponnesian War referred to Alcibiades as the Donald Trump of his time. After reading Roberts's treatment of him, I can see his point.