On Writing History from Herodotus to Herodian

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On Writing History from Herodotus to Herodian
Author : Anonim
File Size : 47,7 Mb
Publisher : Penguin UK
Language : English
Release Date : 07 December 2017
ISBN : 9780141393582
Pages : 672 pages
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On Writing History from Herodotus to Herodian by Anonim Book PDF Summary

What is history and how should it be written? This important new anthology, translated and edited by Professor John Marincola, contains all the seminal texts that relate to the writing of history in the ancient world. The study of history was invented in the classical world. Treading uncharted waters, writers such as Plutarch and Lucian grappled with big questions such as how history should be written, how it differs from poetry and oratory, and what its purpose really is. This book includes complete essays by Dionysius, Plutarch and Lucian, as well as shorter pieces by Pliny the Younger, Cicero and others, and will be an essential resource for anyone studying history and the ancient world.

On Writing History from Herodotus to Herodian

What is history and how should it be written? This important new anthology, translated and edited by Professor John Marincola, contains all the seminal texts that relate to the writing of history in the ancient world. The study of history was invented in the classical world. Treading uncharted waters, writers

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