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The Histories
Title:The Histories
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ISBN:0393959465
Number of Pages:464

The Best Bookstore Online Over 6 million PDF and 4.5 million eBooks to download now. Books by: Herodotus, Jennifer Tolbert Roberts, Walter Blanco s t New Translation Selections Backgrounds Commentaries br This Norton Critical Edition offers an introduction to Herodotus for students approaching the history of Western Civilization or classical Greece for the first time It features a new translation and selection of Herodotus s em The Histories em by Walter Blanco supplemented by critical works chosen by Jennifer Roberts br br Walter Blanco s translation manages both to remain true to the spirit and letter of the original Greek and to be readily understandable to American students br br The selections from em The Histories em show Herodotus as ethnographer and as narrative historian including his rich descriptions of Egyptian civilization and its contributions to Greek culture and his dramatic account of the Persian wars br br Backgrounds and Commentaries provide students with a context for understanding Herodotus s place at the genesis of the historical narrative tradition Great classical accounts by Aeschylus Thucydides Aristotle and Plutarch serve as comparative pieces in early historical narrative while critical commentaries by modern scholars including Hume Mill Macaulay Collingwood Momigliano Ferrill and others engage students in the debate over Herodotus s historical authority br br A master Map Chronology of Events Glossary of names places and terms and explanatory footnotes facilitate the student s understanding of this work A Bibliography directs readers to resources for further study

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