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I recently bought a Kindle edition of three tragedies. I have greatly enjoyed reading the hard cover Everyman’s edition of Shakespeare’s Comedies, Tragedies and Romances. There is also a very interesting online version by Shlomo Felberbaum, available at [ History and Historians 7th Edition.

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Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Read it Forward Read it first. He probably died at some time between and BC. Herodotus began a new genre of writing and did it with style. Yet Collingwood The Idea of History: Still, necessity does not imply easy.


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I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? English Choose a language for shopping. Read more Read less. The Histories Oxford World’s Classics. His reputation has waxed and waned over the hiatories, and at the present time he is less well thought of than Thucydides.

He was also an artist, and illustrated several of Aubrey’s books. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Pages with related products. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Many words have changed meaning significantly over time and a modern dictionary is only modestly helpful.

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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? He died there in Decembershortly after the publication of one of his most successful books, The World of Herodotus. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

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If all you want is a cheap copy of the Heodotus text, this book is fine, but if you want an English translation, you’re better off getting a more modern version. Since most of us do not read ancient Greek, the question then arises as to which translation to read.

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Guy was Bursar at Clayesmore School in Aubrey’s time there, and, like him, was a keen sailor and historian.

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