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  • The Landmark Herodotus
    The Landmark Herodotus (English, Paperback) Robert B Strassler

    From the editor of the widely praised The Landmark Thucydides, a new Landmark Edition ofThe Histories by Herodotus.Cicero called Herodotus "the father of history," and his only work,The Histories, is considered the first true piece of historical writing in Western literature. With lucid prose, Herodotus's account of the rise of the Persian Empire and its dramatic war with the Greek city sates set...

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  • The Landmark Thucydides
    The Landmark Thucydides (English, Paperback) Robert B. Strassler

    This revised edition of Richard Crawley's classic 1874 translation is enhanced with more than 100 maps, extensive annotations, brief biographies of important figures, and invaluable historical, political, and cultural background.

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  • Landmark Thucydides
    Landmark Thucydides (English, Hardback) Robert B Strassler

    Thucydides called his account of two decades of war between Athens and Sparta ?a possession for all time,? and indeed it is the first and still the most famous work in the Western historical tradition....

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  • The Landmark Herodotus
    The Landmark Herodotus (English, Hardback) Robert B Strassler

    Offers a definitive new translation of the historical works by the fifth-century B.C. Greek historian, which includes a chronicle of the war between Greece and the Persian empire, accompanied by maps, detailed textual annotations, and twenty-two appendixes covering such topics as Athenian government, Persian arms and tactics, religion, Sparta, and more. 17,500 first printing.

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  • The Landmark Xenophon's Hellenika
    The Landmark Xenophon's Hellenika (English, Paperback) Robert B Strassler

    From the editor of the widely praised The Landmark Thucydides and The Landmark Herodotus, here is a new edition of Xenophon's Hellenika, the primary source for the events of the final seven years and aftermath of the Peloponnesian War....

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  • The Landmark Xenophon's Hellenika
    The Landmark Xenophon's Hellenika (English, Hardback) Robert B Strassler

    From the editor of the widely praised The Landmark Thucydides and The Landmark Herodotus, here is a new edition of Xenophon's Hellenika, the primary source for the events of the final seven years and aftermath of the Peloponnesian War....

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  • The Landmark Xenophon's Hellenika
    The Landmark Xenophon's Hellenika (Hardback) Robert B. Strassler

    The definitive edition of the first true work of history in Western literature.

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  • The Landmark Herodotus
    The Landmark Herodotus (English, Hardback) Herodotus

    Chronicles the rise of the Achaemenid Persian Empire and its war with the Greek city-states. This book also recounts the experiences of Herodotus of Halicarnassus, an adventurous Ionian Greek with the varied peoples and cultures he had encountered during his journey.

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