7 edition of The Persian Wars, I, Books 1-2 found in the catalog.
January 1, 1920
by Loeb Classical Library
Written in English
Loeb Classical Library
|Contributions||A. D. Godley (Translator)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||528|
History of the Wars, Books I and II The Persian War Language: English: LoC Class: PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature: Subject: Iran -- History -- To Subject: Vandals Subject: Goths -- Italy Subject: Byzantine Empire -- History -- Justinian I, Subject: Justinian I, Emperor of the East, ? Category. Book VII (Polymnia) Book VIII (Ourania) Book IX (Calliope) Print edition. A. D. Godley Herodotus: The Persian Wars: Volume I: Books 1–2 (Cambridge, MA ) A. D. Godley Herodotus: The Persian Wars: Volume II: Books 3–4 (Cambridge, MA ) A. D. Godley Herodotus: The Persian Wars: Volume III: Books 5–7 (Cambridge, MA ).
About the Edition. In B.C.E., Xerxes, the King of Persia, led an invasion of mainland Greece. Its success should have been a formality. For seventy years, victory--rapid, spectacular victory--had seemed the birthright of the Persian by: History of the Wars, Volume I: Books (Persian War) by Procopius of Caesarea, Procopius, H B Dewing (Translator) starting at $ History of the Wars, Volume I: Books (Persian War) has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.
Acknowledgement: This work has been summarized using the University of Chicago edition transl. David Grene Numbers provided in square brackets or parentheses refer to the page numbers in this edition. Overall Impression: This is a thoroghly enjoyable and entertaining book, a "must" read in the Western canon.I also recommend the excellent introduction and the translation provided by David. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Loeb Classical Library: History of the Wars History of the Wars. Secret History 1 by Procopius (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!
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What is so amazing about this book was that it was written sometime in the 's AD and translated in the early 's/5(5).
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Read more about the site’s features» Herodotus, the great Greek historian, was born about BCE at Halicarnassus in Caria, Asia Minor, when it was subject to the Persians.
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It starts with the creation of the Persian Empire and ends with the hints of an Athenian Empire. I am not sure how easy it is for a person who knows nothing of the conflict since the author sometimes references events that has not happen /5.
Herodotus the great Greek historian was born about BCE, at Halicarnassus in Caria, Asia Minor, when it was subject to the Persians. He travelled widely in most of Asia Minor, Egypt (as far as Assuan), North Africa, Syria, the country north of the Black Sea, and many parts of the Aegean Sea and the mainland of Greece/5.
Procopius's History of the Wars in 8 books recounts the Persian Wars of emperors Justinus and Justinian down to (2 books); the Vandalic War and after-events in Africa – (2 books); the Gothic War against the Ostrogoths in Sicily and Italy – (3 books); and a sketch of events to (1 book).
The whole consists largely of. THE PERSIAN WAR. Procopius of Caesarea has written the history of the wars which Justinian, Emperor of the Romans, waged against the barbarians of the East and of the West, relating separately the events of each one, to the end that the long course of time may not overwhelm deeds of singular importance through lack of a record, and thus abandon them to oblivion and utterly obliterate them.
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Here, in Books I and II of the eight-volume History of the Wars, Procopius recounts the Persian War between Justinian and the Persian Empire, a fascinating retelling that includes extensive details of geography and thorough accounts of battles, political intrigues, and interpersonal : Procopius.
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The Greco-Persian Wars (also often called the Persian Wars) were a series of conflicts between the Achaemenid Empire and Greek city-states that started in BC and lasted until BC. The collision between the fractious political world of the Greeks and the enormous empire of the Persians began when Cyrus the Great conquered the Greek-inhabited region of Ionia in on: Mainland Greece, Thrace, Aegean Islands.
"The last major ancient historian, Byzantine scholar PROCOPIUS OF CAESAREA (c. ) traveled with the army of Eastern Roman Emperor Justinian I as a military adviser, and chronicled the wars he fought this is the primary source today of information about the reign of Justinian I.
Here, in Books I and II of the eight-volume History of the Wars, Procopius recounts the Persian War between.Procopius's History of the Wars in 8 books recounts the Persian Wars of emperors Justinus and Justinian down to (2 books); the Vandalic War and after-events in Africa (2 books); the Gothic War against the Ostrogoths in Sicily and Italy (3 books); and a sketch of events to (1 book).
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