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Author Peek, Philip S., author

Title Herodotus, Histories, book V : text, commentary, and vocabulary / Philip S. Peek
Published Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 271 pages) : map
Series Oklahoma Series in Classical Culture ; v. 56
Oklahoma series in classical culture ; v. 56
Summary Book V of the Histories focuses on the Persians and their expansion into Thrakia and Makedonia, as well as their conflict with the Greeks of Ionia. Beginning in the timeless legends of prehistory, Herodotus discusses the customs of the Thrakians, offers insight into Sparta's mindset, and narrates the struggle to restore democracy at Athens after the reign of the tyrant Peisistratos
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed October 18, 2018)
Subject Herodotus. History. Book 5 -- Commentaries
Salamis, Battle of (Greece : 480 B.C.)
History (Herodotus)
Salamis, Battle of, Greece, 480 B.C -- Early works to 1800
HISTORY / Ancient / Greece.
Greece -- History -- To 146 B.C
Rome -- History -- Republic, 510-30 B.C
Rome (Empire)
Genre/Form Commentaries.
Early works.
Form Electronic book
Author Herodotus. History. Book 5
ISBN 0806162562 (electronic bk.)
9780806162560 (electronic bk.)