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By John Marincola

ISBN-10: 1405102160

ISBN-13: 9781405102162

This two-volume spouse to Greek and Roman Historiography displays the hot instructions and interpretations that experience arisen within the box of historic historiography long ago few decades.

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

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Walter 2004, though not a survey, has much of importance on historical culture in Rome. On the origins and development of Greek and Roman historiography see the fundamental article of Jacoby 1909. 23–121, Starr 1968, Gozzoli 1970–1971 and Porciani 2001a; see also below, Chs. 2 and 3. Jacoby’s developmental schema has been discussed by Fowler 1996, Humphreys 1997, Schepens 1997, and Marincola 1999. The developmental model for Roman historiography has been well treated in Eigler et al. 2003: 1–38 (with many references); see also below, Chs.

Plat. de Gymnastica Photius, Greek patriarch, 9th c. Bibl. CE Naturalis Historia Pliny the Younger, Roman orator, ca. 61–112 Ep. Epistulae Pan. –2nd c. CE Moralia de glor. Ath. 2007 7:24pm Compositor Name: PAnanthi Ancient Authors: Abbreviations xxxiii dHM de Herodoti malignitate (On the Malice of Herodotus) Exil. de Exilio (On Exile) Fort. Rom. de Fortuna Romanorum (On the Fortune of the Romans) Aem. Aemilius Paulus Ages. Agesilaus Alc. Alcibiades Alex. Alexander Ant. Antony Arist. Aristides Artax.

Progymnastica (Preliminary Exercises) Orosius, Latin writer, 5th c. Ov. Ovid, Latin poet, 43 B C E –17 CE CE AA Ars Amatoria (Art of Love) Am. Amores Fast. Fasti Met. Metamorphoses Trist. Tristia Paulinus of Nola, Christian priest and bishop, 4th–5th c. Ep. Epistulae Paus. Pausanias, Greek traveler, 2nd c. Pers. Aulus Persius Flaccus, Roman satirist, 1st c. Petron. Petronius, Latin novelist, 1st c. Sat. Philo CE CE Oros. Paulinus CE CE CE CE Satyrica Jewish philosopher, writer, and politician, 1st c.

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