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Historian (c. 484 BC — c, 425 BC)


Carolyn Dewald; John Marincola (editors). The Cambridge Companion to Herodotus. Cambridge University Press. 2006. 397pp.

Stewart Flory. The Archaic Smile of Herodotus. Wayne State University Press. 1987. 204pp.

Charles W. Fornara. Herodotus: An Interpretative Essay. Clarendon Press. 1971. 98pp.

John Gould. Herodotus. St. Martin's Press. 1989. 164pp.

Thomas Harrison. Divinity and History: The Religion of Herodotus. Oxford University Press. 2002. 332pp.

John Hart. Herodotus and Greek History. St. Martin's Press. 1982. 227pp.

François Hartog. Translated by Janet Lloyd. The Mirror of Herodotus: The Representation of the Other in the Writing of History. University of California Press. 1988. 386pp.

Virginia J. Hunter. Past and Process in Herodotus and Thucydides. Princeton University Press. 1982. 371pp.

Henry R. Immerwahr. Form and Thought in Herodotus. Scholars Press. 1981. 374pp.

Jon D. Mikalson. Herodotus and Religion in the Persian Wars. UNC Press. 2003. 269pp.

Rosaria Vignolo Munson. Telling Wonders: Ethnographic and Political Discourse in the Work of Herodotus. University of Michigan Press. 2001. 325pp.

John L. Myres. Herodotus: Father of History. Clarendon Press. 1966. 315pp.

John Enoch Powell. A Lexicon to Herodotus. Cambridge University Press. 1938. 391pp.

James S. Romm. Herodotus. Yale University Press. 1998. 212pp.

Binyamin Shimron. Politics and Belief in Herodotus. Wiesbaden: Franz Steiner Verlag. 1989. 126pp.

Denton J. Snider. The Father of History: An Account of Herodotus. St. Louis: Sigma Publishing Co.. 1907. 451pp.

Rosalind Thomas. Herodotus in Context: Ethnography, Science and the Art of Persuasion. Cambridge University Press. 2002. 321pp.

Norma Thompson. Herodotus and the Origins of the Political Community: Arion's Leap. Yale University Press. 1996. 193pp.

Henry Wood. The Histories of Herodotus: An Analysis of the Formal Structure. Mouton. 1972. 201pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.703)

  6. Greek and Latin Authors 800BC-1000AD (pp.195-99)

  7. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.469)

  8. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.233)

  9. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.295)

  10. Who's Who in the Greek World (pp.117-20)

  11. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.243)

  12. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.112)

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