Historical Commentary on Herodotus Book 6

Lionel Scott

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€209,00
$253.00
ISBN13: 
9789004145061
Publication Date: 
August 2005
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv, 722 pp.
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ISSN: 
0169-8958
Volume: 
268

Edited by Ralph M. Rosen and Ineke Sluiter

Human communities thrive on prosocial behavior. This book demonstrates from a wide range of perspectives how such behavior is anchored and promoted in classical antiquity by a varied and conceptually rich discourse of ‘valuing others’.
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Volume: 
323
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004189218
E-ISBN: 
9789004192331
Publication date: 
September 2010
€191,00
$233.00

Maarit Kivilo

This book offers a detailed overview of the biographical material of six early Greek poets (Hesiod, Stesichorus, Archilochus, Hipponax, Terpander, and Sappho) and provides an outline of the formation, sources and development of their biographical traditions.
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Volume: 
322
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004186156
E-ISBN: 
9789004193284
Publication date: 
September 2010
€125,00
$151.00

Edited by John F. Miller and A.J. Woodman

This book, a sequel to Clio and the Poets (Brill 2002), examines the inter-relationships between Latin poetry and historiography in the first century AD.
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Volume: 
321
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177550
E-ISBN: 
9789047430995
Publication date: 
August 2010
€125,00
$151.00

John D. Grainger

The two-century long conflict over Syria between Seleukids and Ptolemies was the central diplomatic and military matter of the Hellinistic period. By examining it for the first time in detail, its importance can at last be seen.
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Volume: 
320
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180505
E-ISBN: 
9789004188310
Publication date: 
January 2010
€164,00
$198.00

Introduced and edited by D.W.P. Burgersdijk and J.A. van Waarden

This volume contains scholarly articles by professor Daniël den Hengst, in which structural and intertextual aspects of Roman historiographical texts are studied. Special attention is given to the Historia Augusta and Ammianus Marcellinus' Res Gestae, but also relevant texts by Cicero, Livy,...
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Volume: 
319
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004174382
E-ISBN: 
9789004193222
Publication date: 
November 2009
€148,00
$177.00

Lara O'Sullivan

This work draws upon a close re-examination of the literary and epigraphic evidence to offer new understandings of Athenian history during the decade-long rule (317-307 BCE) of the accomplished Peripatetic scholar and renowned legislator, Demetrius of Phalerum.
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Volume: 
318
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178885
E-ISBN: 
9789047441236
Publication date: 
October 2009
€126,00
$152.00

Colleen Chaston

With its focus on 'reasoning through imagery' this book applies aspects of cognitive psychology to a study of key tragic props in order to draw connections between visual imagery and the spectators' intellectual experience of ancient Greek tragedy.
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Volume: 
317
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177383
E-ISBN: 
9789047430827
Publication date: 
October 2009
€121,00
$145.00

Margarethe Billerbeck und Mario Somazzi

Besides a brief account of the Humanists' editions of the Seneca tragedies in the early 16th century the repertory follows the critical discussion of the text and lists systematically the conjectures recorded since M.A. Delrio (1619) down to the year 2007....
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Volume: 
316
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177345
E-ISBN: 
9789047430780
Publication date: 
October 2009
€113,00
$137.00

Ulrich C.J. Gebhardt

This book is concerned with legal language in non-legal Latin literature. Examining the use of legal discourse as a poetical means, it provides fresh vistas on Augustan poetry and explores the potential for the poetic transformation of a technical language....
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Volume: 
315
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004176478
E-ISBN: 
9789047429913
Publication date: 
August 2009
€174,00
$210.00

Edited by J.R.C. Cousland and James R. Hume

This volume’s thirty-two contributions by major Euripidean scholars offer incisive treatments of many of Euripides' extant plays and their influence, as well as seminal examinations of a number of Euripides’ fragmentary plays.
Series: 
Volume: 
314
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004174733
E-ISBN: 
9789047428190
Publication date: 
June 2009
€196,00
$237.00

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