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Download Herodotus Histories Book 7 (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics) ePub
  • ISBN 0521479460
  • ISBN13 978-0521479462
  • Language English
  • Author Christopher Carey
  • Publisher Cambridge Univ Pr (December 1, 1996)
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Book VI of the Histories is one of Herodotus' most varied books, beginning with the final collapse of the Ionian Revolt and moving on to the Athenian triumph at Marathon (490 BC); it also includes fascinating material on Sparta.

Book VI of the Histories is one of Herodotus' most varied books, beginning with the final collapse of the Ionian Revolt and moving on to the Athenian triumph at Marathon (490 BC); it also includes fascinating material on Sparta.

G. TISSOL (E., OVID: EPISTULAE EX PONTO, BOOK I (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014

G. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. Pp. ix + 191. isbn 9780521819589 (bound); 9780521525626 (paper).

Herodotus: Histories Book VIII. Series: Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics. Recommend to librarian. Publisher: Cambridge University Press. Herodotus: Histories Book VIII.

Book VIII of Herodotus' Histories covers the early part of the unsuccessful invasion of Greece by Xerxes, king of Persia. Its centre-piece is the unexpected but crucial Greek naval victory at Salamis.

Herodotus Histories Book 7 book.

Covering a central and widely studied period of Greek history, Book V not only describes the revolt of the east Greeks against their Persian masters, which led to the great Persian Wars of 490–479 BC, but also provides fascinating material about the mainland Greek states in the sixth century BC.

Other books in this series. Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics: Plato: Symposium. 5% off. Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics: Cicero: Pro Marco Caelio. Marcus Tullius Cicero.

Book 7 covers the Persian defeat at Marathon, the death of Darius, and the famous holding of the pass for three days by a Greek contingent at Thermopylae. Cambridge Library Collection-Classics. Cambridge University Press.

The Histories of Herodotus is considered one of the seminal works of history in Western literature. It is not an impartial record but it remains one of the West's most important sources regarding these affairs.

The Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics form a book series published by Cambridge University Press. Each book is a collection of essays on the topic commissioned by the publisher. Topics Theatre History by David Wiles and Christine Dymkowski African American Theatre by Harvey Young Piers Plowman by Andrew Cole and Andrew Galloway. Cambridge Companions.