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Published: 29 August 2013

512 Pages


ISBN: 9780199587568

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Herodotus: Volume 1

Herodotus and the Narrative of the Past

Edited by Rosaria Vignolo Munson

Oxford Readings in Classical Studies

  • Aims at giving a global understanding of Herodotus, an author who is especially relevant to our times
  • It deals with many different aspects of the Histories: the Persian Wars, previous Greek and Near Eastern history, geography, ethnography, religion, representation of women, and political thought
  • It includes contributions from leading scholars in the field
  • Some of the articles are translated for the first time in English from German, French, and Italian