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Title Brill's companion to Herodotus [electronic resource] / edited by Egbert J. Bakker, Irene J.F. de Jong, Hans van Wees.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2002.

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Description 1 online resource (xx, 652 pages) : maps
Series Brill's Companions in Classical Studies
Brill's companions in classical studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 591-627) and indexes.
Contents The making of history : Herodotus' Historiēs apodexis / Egbert J. Bakker -- Herodotus and Athens / John Moles -- Oral strategies in the language of Herodotus / Simon R. Slings -- The Histories and writing / Wolfgang Rösler -- Epic heritage and mythical patterns in Herodotus / Deborah Boedeker -- Herodotus and tragedy / Suzanne Saïd -- Philosophy, science, politics : Herodotus and the intellectual trends of his time / Kurt A. Raaflaub -- Religion in Herodotus / Jon D. Mikalson -- Popular morality in Herodotus / Nick Fisher -- Women in Herodotus' Histories / Josine Blok -- Narrative unity and units / Irene J.F. de Jong -- "I didn't give my own genealogy" : Herodotus and the authorial persona / Carolyn Dewald -- Short stories in Herodotus' Histories / Vivienne Gray -- Herodotus and the past / Hans van Wees -- Herodotus as a critic : truth, fiction, polarity / Paul Cartledge and Emily Greenwood -- Herodotus and his sources of information / Simon Hornblower -- The organization of time in the Histories / Justus Cobet -- Egypt / Alan B. Lloyd -- Scythians / Stephanie West -- The ethnography of the fringes / Klaus Karttunen -- Babylon / Amélie Kuhrt -- Archaic Greek history / Robin Osborne -- Greek history, c. 525-480 BC / Sara Forsdyke -- The Persian invasions / Thomas Harrison -- The personality of Xerxes, King of Kings / Helen Sancisi-Weerdenburg.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
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Subject Herodotus. History.
Hérodote. Histoires.
Hérodote -- Critique et interprétation.
History (Herodotus)
History, Ancient -- Historiography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Bakker, Egbert J.
Wees, Hans van.
Jong, Irene J. F. de.
Added Title Companion to Herodotus
Other Form: Print version: Brill's companion to Herodotus. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2002 (DLC) 2002284099 (OCoLC)50091520
ISBN 9789004217584 (electronic bk.)
9004217584 (electronic bk.)