A Better Way to Learn History

Original photo by author Christian Poole taken at Kennesaw Mt. National Battlefield, Georgia, U.S.A.

There is a dire crisis of boredom in our modern history education. The typical history class goes like this: “The Peloponnesian War was fought by the Delian league, led by Athens, against the Peloponnesian League, led by Sparta, during the years spanning 341 to 404 BC. The Delian League leveraged the sea might of Athens, while the Spartans assaulted primarily by land. Ultimately the war was won by the Peloponnesian League, marking the…