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The History

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David Grene, one of the best known translators of the Greek classics, splendidly captures the peculiar quality of Herodotus, the father of history. Here is the historian, investigating and judging what he has seen, heard, and read, and seeking out the true causes and consequences of the great deeds of the past. In his History, the war between the Greeks and Persians, the origins of their enmity, and all the more general features of the civilizations of the world of his day are seen as a unity and expressed as the vision of ...

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0226327728

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9780226327723

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The History
1992, Prometheus Books

ISBN-13: 9780879757779

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The History
1988, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226327723

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