Herodotus book IX

by Herodotus

Publisher: Clarendon Press in Oxford

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Each part has special title-page.

StatementEdited with notes by Evelyn Abbott
SeriesClarendon Press series
ContributionsAbbott, Evelyn, 1843-1901
The Physical Object
Pagination84, 72 p.
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25939843M
OCLC/WorldCa9855902

Herodotus Book IX in Two Parts Part I Text Part II Notes Herodotus Edited with notes by Evelyn Abbott Published by Oxford Clarendon Press, (). Book IX of Herodotus' Histories is the conclusive climax to his work, as the victories at Plataea and Mycale complete the improbable Greek victory over Persia. This English commentary treats Herodotus' work as historical narrative and as literature, incorporating the results of recent scholarly research in Greek history and historiography.4/5(12). Buy Herodotus: Histories Book IX: Bk. 9 (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics) by Herodotus, Edited by Michael A. Flower, John Marincola (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Book VI of the Histories is one of Herodotus' most varied books, beginning with the final collapse of the Ionian Revolt and moving on to the Athenian triumph at Marathon ( BC); it also includes fascinating material on Sparta, full of court intrigue and culminating in Kleomenes' grisly death, and there is comedy too, with Alkmeon's cramming clothes, boots, and even cheeks with gold .

Herodotus' Histories, book 9. summary and comments by Jona Lendering: Twenty-sixth logos: the battle of Plataea () When Mardonius learns that the Athenians are not willing to come to terms, he mobilizes his army and marches to Athens. Again, the city is deserted: its inhabitants have settled on Salamis. () and (with John Marincola) of Herodotus, Histories, Book IX (). His current project is a book on the role of the seer in archaic and classical Greece. SARA FORSDYKE is Assistant Professor of Greek and Latin in the Department of Classical Studies at the University of Michigan. Herodotus: Histories Book IX by Herodotus, Michael Attyah Flower (Editor), John Marincola (Editor) starting at $ Herodotus: Histories Book IX has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. The Histories of Herodotus is considered one of the seminal works of history in Western literature. Written from the s to the s BC in the Ionic dialect of classical Greek, The Histories serves as a record of the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and clashes of various cultures that were known in the Mediterranean and Asia at that time.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Herodotus. Herodotos. Cambridge [Eng] University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.

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Book IX Herodotus book IX book the final book of Herodotus's Histories and contains, among other things, Herodotus's accounts of the Battles of Plataea and Mycale, the immediate aftermath of the Persians' defeat in and withdrawal from mainland Greece, and the Siege of Sestos.

F&M are particularly interested in showing how Book IX achieves closure for the Histories 5/5(1). Herodotus, The Histories A. Godley, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") All Search Options [view abbreviations] Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: book: book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8 book 9.

chapter. The History of Herodotus By Herodotus Written B.C.E Translated by George Rawlinson: Table of Contents Book IX: Calliope Mardonius, when Alexander upon his return made known to him the answer of the Athenians, forthwith broke up from Thessaly.

Book IX of Herodotus' Histories is the conclusive climax to his work, as the victories at Plataea and Mycale complete the improbable Greek victory over Persia.

This English commentary treats Herodotus' work as historical narrative and as literature, incorporating the results of recent scholarly research in Greek history and historiography.4/5. Histories - Book IX (03) by Herodotus [Paperback ()] [Herodotus] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Histories - Book IX (03) by Herodotus [Paperback ()]/5(10). Herodotus of Halicarnassus (cc BCE): Greek researcher, often called the world's first The Histories, he describes the expansion of the Achaemenid Empire under its kings Cyrus the Great, Cambyses, and Darius I the Great, culminating in Xerxes' expedition to Greece ( BCE), which met with disaster in the naval engagement at Salamis and the battles at.

Book IX of Herodotus' Histories provides the conclusion and climax to his work, as the victories at Plataea and Mycale complete the improbable Greek Herodotus book IX book over Persia. The major themes of the work are all here echoed, modified, and revisited, and Book IX is thus essential for exploring its meaning (or range of possible meanings).4/5(12).

BOOK IX. THE NINTH BOOK OF THE HISTORIES, CALLED CALLIOPE 1. Mardonios, when Alexander had returned back and had signified to him that which was said by the Athenians, set forth from Thessaly and began to lead his army with all diligence towards Athens: and to whatever land he came, he took up with him the people of that land.

Here Begins Book IX of Herodotus' Histories, Being the Continuation of the Narative from Book VIII. Mardonios, when Alexander had returned back and had signified to him that which was said by the Athenians, set forth from Thessaly and began to lead his army with all diligence towards Athens: and to whatever land he came, he took up with him.

The History of Herodotus by Herodotus, part of the Internet Classics Archive Book I [k] Book II [k] Book III [k] Book IV [k] Book V [k] Book VI [k] Book VII [k] Book VIII [k] Book IX [k] Download. notes to book v.

book vi. the sixth book of the histories, called erato. notes to book vi. book vii. the seventh book of the histories, called polymnia. notes to book vii. book viii. the eighth book of the histories, called urania. notes to book viii. book ix. the ninth book of the histories, called calliope.

notes to book ix. Book IX represents the conclusion and climax to Herodotus' Histories. This commentary, the first in English solely on Book IX in over a century, provides a Greek text with detailed philological, literary, and historical notes that incorporate the results of recent scholarly research on Greek history and historiography.

Book IX of Herodotus' Histories is the conclusive climax to his work, as the victories at Plataea and Mycale complete the improbable Greek victory over Persia.

This English commentary treats Herodotus' work as historical narrative and as literature, incorporating the results of recent scholarly research in Greek history and : Cambridge University Press. Herodotus (The Histories) George Rawlinson Translation () The Histories by Herodotus, Volume 1 (Complete Audio Book) - Duration: The Study of Antiquity and the Middle A views.

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Herodotus: Histories - Book IX (1 of 2). Herodotus (/ h ɪ ˈ r ɒ d ə t ə s /; Ancient Greek: Ἡρόδοτος, Hēródotos, Attic Greek pronunciation: []; c.

– c. BC) was an ancient Greek historian who was born in Halicarnassus in the Persian Empire (modern-day Bodrum, Turkey).He is known for having written the book The Histories (Greek: Ἱστορίαι Historíai), a detailed record of his "inquiry Born: c.

BC, Halicarnassus, Caria, Asia. Herodotus' The Histories ~ Book IX Book IX (Calliope) Herodotus begins the story of the battle of Mycale in Ionia: Samian envoys approach the Greeks to encourage them to attack the Persians to commence an Ionian revolt.

The Greek fleet sets sail, but the Persians retreat, beaching their ships to meet with their land forces leaving the. ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices.

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Book IX (Calliope) “When Alexandros returned and conveyed to Mardonios the response of the Athenians, Mardonios set out from Thessaly and swiftly led his army toward Athens.”. is a platform for academics to share research papers. The Histories was at some point through the ages divided into the nine books of modern editions, conventionally named after the Muses.

Herodotus seems to have traveled extensively around the ancient world, conducting interviews and collecting stories for his book. At the beginning of The Histories, Herodotus sets out his reasons for writing it.

Book IX of Herodotus' Histories provides the conclusion and climax to his work, as the victories at Plataea and Mycale complete the improbable Greek victory over Persia.

The major themes of the work are all here echoed, modified, and revisited, and Book IX is thus essential for exploring its meaning (or range of possible meanings). This Author: Herodotus. Herodotus The Persian Wars (Godley)/Book IX.

From Wikisource (Godley) Jump to navigation Jump to search ←Book VIII. The Persian Wars () by Herodotus, translated by A. Godley Book IX. Loeb Classical Library, Harvard University Press, Cambridge MA. Ἰστορίαι = The Histories, Herodotus The Histories of Herodotus is the founding work of history in Western literature.

Written in BC in the Ionic dialect of classical Greek, The Histories serves as a record of the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and clashes of various cultures that were known in Western Asia, Northern Africa and Greece at that time.4/5. The Online Books Page. Online Books by.

Herodotus. Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Herodotus: An Account of Egypt, trans. by G. Macaulay (Gutenberg text) Herodotus: Euterpe: Being the Second Book of the Famous History of Herodotus (London: David Nutt, ), ed.

by Andrew Lang, trans. by Barnabe Rich (multiple formats at. The History of Herodotus () by Herodotus, translated by G. Macaulay Book IX: Called Calliope The History of Herodotus — Book IX: Called Calliope Herodotus G. Macaulay Herodotus Histories - Book I Translated into English by G.C.

Macaulay The First Book - Clio BOOK I THE FIRST BOOK OF THE HISTORIES, CALLED CLIO This is the Showing forth of the Inquiry of Herodotus of Halicarnassos, to the end that[1] neither the deeds of men may be forgotten by lapse of time.

Herodotus the great Greek historian was born about BCE, at Halicarnassus in Caria, Asia Minor, when it was subject to the travelled widely in most of Asia Minor, Egypt (as far as Assuan), North Africa, Syria, the country north of the Black Sea, and many parts of the Aegean Sea and the mainland of Greece.

Topics How to Cite This SparkNote Chapter IX Summary Chapter IX Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Analysis The concept of history plays a large and crucial role in The English Patient. It is the book of Herodotus —itself a. Herodotus, he gracefully declined to give it to her, as his notes were in it.

But he promised to show it to her when he returned.THE HISTORY OF HERODOTUS BOOK I THE FIRST BOOK OF THE HISTORIES, CALLED CLIO This is the Showing forth of the Inquiry of Herodotus of Halicarnassos, to the end that[1] neither the deeds of men may be forgotten by lapse of time, nor the works[2] great and marvellous, which have been produced some by Hellenes and some by Barbarians, mayFile Size: 1MB.

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