The Histories (Paperback)




Aubrey De Selincourt


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The Histories Book Description

Translated by Aubrey de Sélincourt with an introduction and Notes by John M. Marincola."

About the Author :

Herodotus has contributed to The Histories as an author. Herodotus was a Greek historian who was born in Halicarnassus, in Asia Minor, in the fifth century B.C. Called the Father of History, he wrote the first comprehensive attempt at secular narrative history, long considered the starting point of Western historical writing. The focus of his Histories is the Persian Wars, but he includes fascinating digressions on the histories of Bablyon, Egypt, and Thrace, as well as studies of the pyramids and various historical events. He was the first writer to evaluate historical, geographical, and archaeological material critically.

Book Details

Title: The Histories
Publisher: Penguin Books
Author: Herodotus, Aubrey De Selincourt, Aubery De Selincourt
Edition: Paperback
Language: English




No. of Pages: 784
Publish Date: 2003-4-29
Binding: Paperback
Deliverable Countries: This product ships to India, Sri Lanka.

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