9: Herodotus: Histories Book IX (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics) (Greek and English Edition) by Herodotus
9: Herodotus: Histories Book IX (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics) (Greek and English Edition)
Author: Herodotus
Title: 9: Herodotus: Histories Book IX (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics) (Greek and English Edition)
ISBN10: 0521596505
ISBN13: 978-0521596503
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press (January 20, 2003)
Language: Greek, English
Size pdf: 1334 kb
Size epub: 1327 kb
Rating: 4.6 ✪
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Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Book IX of Herodotus' Histories is the conclusive climax to his work, as the victories at Plataea and Mycale complete the improbable Greek victory over Persia. This English commentary treats Herodotus' work as historical narrative and as literature, incorporating the results of recent scholarly research in Greek history and historiography. It contains a Greek text and detailed philological, literary, and historical notes designed to assist the intermediate Greek student.