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Larcher"s notes on Herodotus.

Pierre-Henri Larcher

Larcher"s notes on Herodotus.

Historical and critical comments on the history of Herodotus, with a chronological table.

by Pierre-Henri Larcher

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Published by Whittaker in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Herodotus,
  • History, Ancient -- Historiography

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    StatementFrom the French of P. H.Larcher.
    ContributionsCooley, William Desborough, d. 1883, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA4004 .L3 1844
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6057619M
    LC Control Number49030844
    OCLC/WorldCa3366156

    The History of Herodotus Book III: Thalia The above-mentioned Amasis was the Egyptian king against whom Cambyses, son of Cyrus, made his expedition; and with him went an army composed of the many nations under his rule, among them being included both Ionic and Aeolic Greeks. The reason of the invasion was the following. MORE ABOUT HERODOTUS ~~ *isidore-of-seville* *A map of the world as Herodotus envisioned it* FULL ONLINE TRANSLATIONS: George Rawlinson () ~~ The history of Herodotus. A new English version, / ed. with copious notes and appendices, illustrating the history and geography of Herodotus, from the most recent sources of information; and embodying the chief results, historical .

    This manuscript contains the first book of Herodotus’ Histories. It is written on paper and dates from some time before , since an ownership inscription from that year is on f. 60r. It contains marginal notes in both Greek and Latin. In later centuries it made its way to the Jesuit College in. Histories by Herodotus Translated by George Rawlinson Book 2 Euterpe. Book 1 - Book 2 - Book 3 - Book 4 - Book 5 - Book 6 - Book 7 - Book 8 - Book 9 [] On the death of Cyrus, Cambyses his son by Cassandane daughter of Pharnaspes took the kingdom. Cassandane had died in the lifetime of Cyrus, who had made a great mourning for her at her death.

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Pages:   Herodotus’ method. Book One provides the fully formed method of Herodotus: his inclusion of the actions of gods and myths are just some examples. Some of his most famous stories are recounted here such as Arion escaping death by riding on a dolphin. However, more interesting methods of investigation are used from the beginning of Book One.

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Egypt. Cambyses becomes king of the Persian Empire ( BC). His invasion of Egypt leads Hdt. into Egyptian ethnography (1). How the Egyptian Pharaoh Psammetichus (c. BC) used child speech to research the question of which was the oldest civilization, and found it to be Phrygia (2).Book 7.

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