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The Histories by Herodotus
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Apr 29, 2003 | ISBN 9780140449082

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“De Sélincourt’s pacy, natural-sounding, rendering, as superbly revised and annotated by John Marincola…was a game-changer…still reads freshly and is a bestseller six decades after its first publication.”
–Edith Hall,  Times Literary Supplement

Table Of Contents

The HistoriesPreface
1. Herodotus’ Life and Work
2. The Subject-Matter of The Histories
3. Herodotus’ sources and Metho Histories
4. Structure and Themes in The Histories
5. Herodotus’ Later Reputation

Further Reading
A Note on the Text

Herodotus The Histories
Book One
Book Two
Book Three
Book Four
Book Five
Book Six
Book Seven
Book Eight
Book Nine

Structural Outline

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