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Published: 21 June 2018

368 Pages


ISBN: 9780198820437

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Shaping the Geography of Empire

Man and Nature in Herodotus' Histories

Katherine Clarke

  • Provides a detailed book-length treatment of geography in Herodotus, exploring the subject in unparalleled depth
  • Combines the study of Herodotean geography with techniques of narratology in a ground-breaking approach providing new insights into a well-known work
  • Offers close linguistic engagement with Herodotus' text, with incisive interpretation based on detailed analysis