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The Resource The histories, Herodotus ; translated by Tom Holland ; introduction and notes by Paul Cartledge

The histories, Herodotus ; translated by Tom Holland ; introduction and notes by Paul Cartledge

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The histories
Title
The histories
Statement of responsibility
Herodotus ; translated by Tom Holland ; introduction and notes by Paul Cartledge
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Contributor
Author
Author of introduction
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
The Histories of Herodotus, completed in the second half of the 5th century BC, is generally regarded as the first work of history and the first great masterpiece of non-fiction writing. This book offes a source of knowledge of the ancient world
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Summary
Provides a new translation of the classic account of the wars between the Greek city-states and Persia, and of the culture of the peoples who took part
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286341
Cataloging source
UKM
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484-420? B.C
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Herodotus
Dewey number
930
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1952-
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  • Holland, Tom
  • Cartledge, Paul
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True
Series statement
Penguin classics
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Herodotus
Target audience
adult
Label
The histories, Herodotus ; translated by Tom Holland ; introduction and notes by Paul Cartledge
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from the Ancient Greek
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052154706
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
New edition.
Extent
xxxix, 833 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780713999778
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
maps
Label
The histories, Herodotus ; translated by Tom Holland ; introduction and notes by Paul Cartledge
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from the Ancient Greek
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052154706
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
New edition.
Extent
xxxix, 833 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780713999778
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
maps

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