The Histories

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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  • Paperback | 622 pages
  • 127 x 193.04 x 30.48mm | 385.55g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • notes, glossary, bibliography, chronology
  • 0140446389
  • 9780140446388

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