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Published: 25 August 2016

288 Pages | 90


ISBN: 9780199897957

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The Essential Herodotus

Translation, Introduction, and Annotations by William A. Johnson

William Johnson

  • Brings together, for the first time, the essential selections from the world's first historian
  • New clear and lively translations that preserve the charm of the original Greek
  • 32 photos enrich the original texts
  • Notes and annotations provide helpful context for understanding passages
  • Over 50 maps and diagrams aid understanding of ancient civilizations
  • Two sets of indexes, one for the places included in the Maps, the other for subjects and persons, enhance the book's utility
  • Compact format makes the book ideal for both students and general readers