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15 March 2012

400 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199645503

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Motivation and Narrative in Herodotus

Emily Baragwanath

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • Illustrates and analyses Herodotus' techniques for representing motivation over a wide selection of his narratives
  • Offers a methodology for reading the Histories more generally
  • All Greek is translated, so the text is accessible to all readers with an interest in this great ancient historian