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By John Marincola

This two-volume better half to Greek and Roman Historiography displays the hot instructions and interpretations that experience arisen within the box of historical historiography some time past few decades.

  • Comprises a sequence of innovative articles written by way of recognized scholars
  • Presents huge, chronological remedies of significant matters within the writing of background and antiquity
  • These are complemented through chapters on person genres and sub-genres from the 5th century B.C.E. to the fourth century C.E.
  • Provides a chain of interpretative readings at the person historians
  • Contains essays at the neighbouring genres of tragedy, biography, and epic, between others, and their dating to history

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Aed. BCE CE Aedificia (Buildings) Goth. De Bello Gothico Vand. De Bello Vandalico Prop. Propertius, Latin poet, 1st c. Ptol. Ptolemy, Greek geographer, 2nd c. Geog. BCE CE Geography Quint. Quintilian, Roman rhetorician, 1st c. Sall. Sallust, Roman historian, ca. 86–35 CE BCE Cat. De Catilinae Coniuratione or Bellum Catilinae Hist. Historiae Jug. Bellum Jugurthinum schol. Scholiast or scholia Sen. Seneca the Elder, Roman rhetorician, mid-1st c. Sen. CE Contr. Controversiae Suas. Suasoriae BCE –mid-1st Seneca the Younger, Roman politician and philosopher, 1st c.

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