The Histories is the only work for which he is known to have produced a record of his inquiry on the origins of the Greco-Persian Wars; In it he deals with the lives of Croesus, Cyrus, Cambyses, Smerdis, Darius, and Xerxes and the battles ...
Publisher: Scribe Publishing
Offers a definitive new translation of the works by ancient Greek historian, which includes a chronicle of the Grecco-Persian war, accompanied by maps, textual annotations, and twenty-two appendixes covering such topics as Athenian ...
Author: Robert B. Strassler
Here is the historian, investigating and judging what he has seen, heard, and read, and seeking out the true causes and consequences of the great deeds of the past.
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
This Norton Critical Edition offers an introduction to Herodotus for students approaching the history of Western Civilization or classical Greece for the first time.
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
The first volume of the History of Herodotus covers conflicts between Persia, Egypt and Scythia and the characteristics of each nation's society, culture and peoples.
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Originally published: Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
Recounts the causes and history of the wars between the Greek city-states and Persia.
Publisher: Wordsworth Editions
The Landmark Herodotus is the definitive edition of a Western cultural milestone. It belongs on the bookshelf of every literate individual.
Written in 440 BC in the Ionic dialect of classical Greek, 'The History of Herodotus' serves as a record of the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and clashes of various cultures that were known in Western Asia, Northern Africa and ...
Publisher: Prabhat Prakashan
and Herodotus was under no necessity to do so in his own person . Had it not
taken place , the words might still have been put in Demaratus ' s mouth , for the
menace of a hostile occupation of Cythera , if not already seen by Chilon , must ...
Publisher: CUP Archive
THE FIFTH BOOK OF HERODOTUS . TERPSICHORE . The Persians ' who had
been left by Darius in Europe , 1 under the command of Megabazus , reduced ,
the first among the Hellespontines , the Perinthians ? , who refused to be subjects
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in Europe under the orders of Megabyzus , subdued the Perinthians 6 first of all
the Hellespontines , who were unwilling to submit to Darius , and had been ...
Such , then , are the principal lines of the plan of History adopted by Herodotus :
and if we consider the probable motives which may have induced him to choose
so vast a field , we shall , no doubt , trace them to that thirst of universal ...
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Herodotus. ' THE HISTORY OF HERODOTUS . BOOK IV . MELPOMENE . AFTER
the capture of Babylon , Darius undertook another " } expedition , which was
against the Scythians . For , as Asia was flourishing in men , and a considerable ...
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Author: Herodotus Herodotus
Publisher: Forgotten Books
This work places Herodotus' religious beliefs at the centre of his conception of history, but by seeing instances of scepticism and of belief in relation to one another redresses the recent emphasis on the centrality of ritual.
Author: Thomas Harrison
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Despite these apparent biases, he argues, the text's intellectual and moral preferences present a generally cool and detached account from which an authorial personality rarely emerges.
Author: Donald Lateiner
Publisher: University of Toronto Press