eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´

Translated by Aubrey de Slincourt with an introduction and Notes by John M MarincolaForthan seventy years Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English speaking world Withthan 1700 titles Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors as well as up to date translations by award winning translators.

histories kindle The Histories PDFTranslated by Aubrey de Slincourt with an introduction and Notes by John M MarincolaForthan seventy years Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English speaking world Withthan 1700 titles Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors as well as up to date translations by award winning translators.

✅ [PDF / Epub] ☉ The Histories By Herodotus ⚣ – Biography-books.co Translated by Aubrey de Slincourt with an introduction and Notes by John M MarincolaForthan seventy years Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English speaking world WitTranslated by Aubrey de Slincourt with an introduction and Notes by John M MarincolaForthan seventy years Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English speaking world Withthan 1700 titles Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors as well as up to date translations by award winning translators.

eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´

eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´

13 thoughts on “The Histories

  1. Matajimaya Matajimaya says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFHow can we possibly describe Herodotus with the kind of categories presented here by ? Impossible Most of the times Herodotus narrates what other people did Sometimes he describes countries regions areas Sometimes he gives his personal belief and therefore speaks in the first person I Everybody should read the Histories by Herodotus Herodotus was the Father of History Further what he narrates shows us that all the problems we are facing in this world right now originated long time ago Herodotus is the witness In addition many stories that have been deemed being lies have been since then proved true Herodotus always states that for him the stories are or seem far fetched but he relates them to us faithf


  2. Rod Jetton Rod Jetton says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFHow is it that I have never read this classic And the notes included with this version were extremely helpful Herodtus has a great wa


  3. alliecat alliecat says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFWanted to read about Babylon from an ancient I learned that Ennigaldi who I found after googling people I couldn't find except in the book was the old high priestess of Sin and the inspiration behind the prophets of the Bible The idea of Semiramis as Nimrod's wife does not fit the Bible I also saw that the culture was obsessed with sexualizing


  4. Cooky Cooky says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFExcellent translation makes a prodigious work accessible in modern English Herodotus provides the historical context for much of classical epics & plays so it is interesting & illuminating A very useful companion piece like the Oxford Companion to Classical Literature


  5. Shopper6320 Shopper6320 says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFMy history major son was graduating and this is a gift he picked out for himself I wanted to mention this because this book is not something I'd ever have thought of He's happy with the purchase


  6. Kimberly Ames Kimberly Ames says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFI've read this 3 times and still have to learn Can't recommend enough If you like this Pliny the elder's Natural History is something else you'll like


  7. Doc John Doc John says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFAlthough this is not the translation usually recommended by those who teach Herodotus I found it to be an extremely


  8. Hunter Hunter says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFInteresting read but may need to read it over a couple times


  9. Gibbs Gibbs says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFJust to be clear the Kindle version here is not the translation by Selincourt but one by Rawlinson which is available separately on for less Nothing much wrong with Rawlinson's version but there are some variations in the translation


  10. Graham Cammock Graham Cammock says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFFantastic book The Histories really clarifies what is Europe Asia and Libya Africa It's a comprehensive account of the lands kings and battles of the ancient world It also reveals that through their determination and courage to stand up to the Persian invasions the Greeks demonstrate that they are the true Europeans


  11. SW SW says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFI am reuired to study Herodotus' 'The Histories' for my A2 Ancient History course and had intended to buy it on my Kindle so that I could study it in my own time prior to my return in September this year So of course you can imagine how delighted I was when it was reduced in priceI've already read part of this book it's a fantastic piece of writing And it comes with a detailed and in depth introduction which is a must read for anybody hoping to get their heads around this book it is complex as one would expect of a Greek writing in the 400's BC but once you read the intro it's perfectly easy to get your head around well most of it A fantastic account of the Greek and Persian Wars a definite must for those who want to understand this period of Ancient HistoryThis book also acts as a sort of preuel to Thucydides' 'History of the Peloponnesian War' Another must read book for those wanting to know about the Ancient Greeks You'll find yourself uite surpri


  12. Susan Hannis Susan Hannis says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFI thought I knew a lot of history of English words but this book is extraordinary It gives far than history It makes you realise how our language governs our concepts our values and our perceptua


  13. Chris X Chris X says:

    eBook Herodotus æ æ The Histories eBook ´ histories kindle, The Histories PDFA great ancient Greek work that set the foundation for history


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