Herodotus: the histories

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During the fifth century BC, a small and quarrelsome band of Greek city-states united to repel a mighty Persian army. While the story of this heroic drama forms the main theme of Herodotus' narrative, the author's curiosity fleshes out the text with digressions, folk tales and stories.
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auth_author2 De Sl?incourt, Aubrey, 1894-1962., Marincola, John.
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record_details ils:37938|Book|Books|New ed.|English|Penguin Books,|1996.|[xlvii], 622 p. : ill., maps ; 20 cm.
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subject_facet Greece -- History, History, Ancient
title_display Herodotus : the histories
title_full Herodotus : the histories / translated by Aubrey de Sl?incourt ; revised with introductory matter and notes by John Marincola
title_short Herodotus :
title_sub the histories
topic_facet History, History, Ancient