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Herodotus, book 8.

Herodotus

Herodotus, book 8.

Edited by J. Enoch Powell.

by Herodotus

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Published by The University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPitt Press series
ContributionsPowell, J. Enoch 1912-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA4002 A38 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination166p.
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19682041M

Book Five. The Conquests of Megabazus. Fall of the Perinthians to Megabazus; how the Perinthians had previously been beaten by the Paeonians (1). Megabazus continues into Thrace, conquering all (2). Power of vast Thracian nation limited by disunity (3). Customs of various Thracians, including suttee.   About Herodotus: Book VIII. The Histories (also known as The History) of Herodotus is considered the founding work of history in Western n from the s to the s BC in the Ionic dialect of classical Greek, they serve as a record of the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and clashes of various cultures that were known around the Mediterranean and Western Asia at that time.

Motivation for writing. Herodotus claims to have traveled extensively around the ancient world, conducting interviews and collecting stories for his book, almost all of which covers territories of the Persian the beginning of The Histories, Herodotus sets out his reasons for writing it. Here are presented the results of the enquiry carried out by Herodotus of : Herodotus.   Read "The Histories Book 8 Urania" by Herodotus available from Rakuten Kobo. Herodotus was an ancient Greek historian who lived in the fifth century BC (c - BC). He has been called the "Fat Brand: Wilder Publications, Inc.

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Book 8. The Naval Battle at Artemisium. Roster of the Greek ships at Artemisium (1). Eurybiades the Spartan is in command of the fleet; why the allies were unwilling to have an Athenian in command, and why they later changed their minds ().

The Histories Book 8: Urania (Herodotus' Histories) Paperback – Septem by Herodotus (Author)Author: Herodotus. Book VIII of Herodotus' Histories covers the early part of the unsuccessful invasion of Greece by Xerxes, king of Persia. Its centre-piece is the unexpected but crucial Greek naval victory at Salamis.

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This book 8. book forms the centre-piece of book VIII of Herodotus' Herodotus. The book also illuminates Greek views of themselves and of peoples from the East, the The Battle of Salamis was the first great (and unexpected) victory of the Greeks over the Persian forces under Xerxes, whose defeat had important consequences for the subsequent history and self-image of Europe/5.

Herodotus Book 8: Urania [90] It happened also in the course of this confusion that some of the Phenicians, whose ships had been destroyed, came to the king and accused the Ionians, saying that by means of them their ships had been lost, and that they had been traitors to the cause.

The History of Herodotus, parallel English/Greek, tr. Macaulay, [], at Herodotus Book 8: Urania [60] At that time he made answer mildly to the Corinthian; and to Eurybiades he said not now any of those things which he had said before, to the effect that if they should set sail from Salamis they would disperse in.

with a Greek defeat, but in Book Eight we will hear about Greek successes. In its first logos, we witness the naval engagement on the sea between Aphetae and Artemisium. The Greek commander was the admiral of the small Spartan squadron, a man named Eurybiades.

However, the Athenians. Herodotus, The Histories A. Godley, Ed. book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8 book 9. chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 chapter 4 chapter 5 chapter 6 chapter 7 chapter 8 chapter 9 chapter 10 chapter 11 chapter 12 chapter 13 chapter 14 chapter 15 chapter 16 chapter 17 chapter 18 chapter 19 chapter 20 chapter 21 chapter.

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The History of Herodotus, parallel English/Greek, tr. Macaulay, [], at Herodotus Book 8: Urania [] (a) Thus then, I say, Alexander the son of Amyntas was descended; and when he came to Athens sent from Mardonios, he spoke as follows: "Athenians, Mardonios speaks these words: There has come to me a message.

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Book Seven of Herodotus' Historiesended with a Greek defeat, but in Book Eight we will hear about Greek successes. In its first logos, we witness the naval engagement on the sea between Aphetae and Artemisium. The Greek commander was the admiral of the small Spartansquadron, a.

1. Those of the Hellenes who had been appointed to serve in the fleet were these:—the Athenians furnished a hundred and twenty-seven ships, and the Plataians moved by valour and zeal for the service, although they had had no practice in seamanship.

Winter () The Aegean world. The day after the naval battle off Salamis, the Persian king Xerxes orders the construction of a mole between the mainland and Salamis; most people think he wants to continue the struggle, but Herodotus knows that it was just a cover-up for the preparations of his flight.

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