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
What makes the work stand out above all is the Histories’ sense of wonder and discovery. Herodotus’ Histories remain a classic testament to the pleasures of researching and learning.” —The Conversation
Publisher: Open Road Media
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
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
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
Recounts the causes and history of the wars between the Greek city-states and Persia.
Publisher: Wordsworth Editions
Instead of memorizing vocabulary words, work your way through an actual well-written novel.
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Developing the themes and ideas of Charles W. Fornara's seminal publication Herodotus: An Interpretative Essay (Oxford, 1971), this volume offers a new look at the Histories in light of the explosion of scholarship in the intervening years, ...
Author: Thomas Harrison
Publisher: Oxford University Press
The Landmark Herodotus is the definitive edition of a Western cultural milestone. It belongs on the bookshelf of every literate individual.
Author: Pierre-Henri Larcher
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.
Publisher: Wentworth 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
Rich in titles on English life and social history, this collection spans the world as it was known to eighteenth-century historians and explorers.
Publisher: Gale Ecco, Print Editions
The Histories, were divided into nine books, named after the nine Muses: the "Muse of History", Clio, representing the first book, then Euterpe, Thaleia, Melpomene, Terpsichore, Erato, Polymnia, Ourania and Calliope for books 2 to 9, ...
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work.
Author: Herodotus Herodotus
Publisher: Forgotten Books
A new text is then accompanied by a full commentary, covering literary and historical aspects and offering help with translation. The volume is suitable for undergraduates, graduate students, teachers and scholars.
Author: Simon Hornblower
Publisher: Cambridge University Press