MEN’S HEALTH Quotes me on Spartacus

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They quote me extensively in their February 2013 article on the “Spartacus Workout.” Here is a sample:

Barry StraussMEN’S HEALTH Quotes me on Spartacus


In Today's Italian by Barry StraussLeave a Comment

“light up for joy.” As some of you may know, I’ve been posting TODAY’S ITALIAN on Facebook, Twitter, and Linked-In for the last month. I’ve been asked to post it on my blog as well. I’m happy to comply. If you want to catch up on past postings of TODAY’S ITALIAN, please like my Facebook Fanpage,, or follow me …


Honorary Citizen of Salamis

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It’s been a month now since I was made an Honorary Citizen of Salamis, Greece, in recognition of my book, The Battle of Salamis: The Naval Encounter that Saved Greece — and Western Civilization (Simon & Schuster, 2004). I still feel fortunate, grateful, and just a little amazed. This book has received a lot of attention, from reviews to book …

Barry StraussHonorary Citizen of Salamis