The Histories

Author: Agathias
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110033571
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The main objective of each volume is the presentation of a critical text based on all extant manuscripts; a detailed introduction informing about the author and the work as well as the manuscripts and their relation to each other is ...

The Histories

Author: Herodotus
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141393777
Size: 47.62 MB
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The Histories of Herodotus, completed in the second half of the 5th century BC, is generally regarded as the first work of history and the first great masterpiece of non-fiction writing.

The Histories

Author: Polybius
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674996607
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The main part of Polybius's history covers the years 264-146 BCE. It describes the rise of Rome to the destruction of Carthage and the domination of Greece by Rome.--From publisher description.

The Landmark Herodotus

Author: Robert B. Strassler
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 1400031141
Size: 77.39 MB
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Offers a definitive new translation of the works by ancient Greek historian, which includes a chronicle of the Grecco-Persian war, accompanied by maps, textual annotations, and twenty-two appendixes covering such topics as Athenian ...

Polybius

Author: Polybius
Publisher: Loeb Classical Library
ISBN:
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Polybius's overall theme is how and why the Romans spread their power as they did. The Loeb Classical Library edition of Polybius is in six volumes.

The Histories

Author: Tacitus
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141942487
Size: 47.41 MB
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In the surviving books of his Histories the barrister-historian Tacitus, writing some thirty years after the events he describes, gives us a detailed account based on excellent authorities.

The Histories

Author: Sallust
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198721406
Size: 47.40 MB
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This is the first full-length commentary and English translation of one of his major works, the Histories, covering the years 78-67 BC--one of the most poorly documented periods of the era.

A Companion To Shakespeare S Works Volume Ii

Author: Richard Dutton
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470997281
Size: 42.93 MB
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This four-volume Companion to Shakespeare's Works, compiled as a single entity, offers a uniquely comprehensive snapshot of current Shakespeare criticism.