John Marincola's A Companion to Greek and Roman Historiography PDF

By John Marincola

ISBN-10: 1405102160

ISBN-13: 9781405102162

Книга A better half to Greek and Roman Historiography (2 quantity Set) A spouse to Greek and Roman Historiography (2 quantity Set) Книги Исторические Автор: John Marincola Год издания: 2008 Формат: pdf Издат.:Wiley-Blackwell Страниц: 656 Размер: 3,3 ISBN: 1405102160 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:This two-volume significant other to Greek and Roman Historiography displays the hot instructions and interpretations that experience arisen within the box of old historiography long ago few decades.Comprises a chain of leading edge articles written via known students provides wide, chronological remedies of vital concerns within the writing of heritage and antiquity those are complemented via chapters on person genres and sub-genres from the 5th century B.C.E. to the fourth century C.E. offers a sequence of interpretative readings at the person historians comprises essays at the neighbouring genres of tragedy, biography, and epic, between others, and their dating to heritage

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3 Historiography as a Literary Genre rather than a Science It is commonly accepted that history was not included in the disciplines that moved towards exact knowledge, truth in the philosophical sense of the term, and that the results of historical research were part of doxa (opinion). This arrangement of history as foreign to philosophy was consolidated specifically in the great systematic philosophies of the fourth century and the Hellenistic age. The Greek and Roman philosophers did not dedicate themselves to historiography and did not elaborate historiographical theories (Finley 1975: 12).

Translated Documents of Greece and Rome, vol. 1 (Cambridge, 2nd edition, 1983). Citations refer to document number FRH H. Beck and U. Walter, Die Fru¨hen Ro¨mischen Historiker, 2 vols. (Darmstadt, vol. 1, 2nd edition, 2005; vol. 2, 2004) G&R Greece and Rome GGM C. Mu¨ller, Geographi Graeci Minores, 2 vols. 2007 7:24pm Compositor Name: PAnanthi Reference Works: Abbreviations xxxix Harding P. Harding, From the End of the Peloponnesian War To the Battle of Ipsus. Translated Documents of Greece and Rome, vol.

Lycurg. Lycurgus, Athenian orator, 4th c. Lydus John Lydus, Greek writer, 6th c. Mag. Macr. xxxi BCE BCE CE De Magistratibus Macrobius, Latin commentator and writer, 5th c. Sat. CE Saturnalia Manil. Marcus Manilius, Latin poet, 1st c. Mart. Martial, Latin poet, 1st c. Nep. Cornelius Nepos, Latin biographer and historian, 1st c. Nicolaus CE Att. Atticus Epam. Epaminondas Hann. Hannibal Greek rhetor, 5th c. Prog. 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.

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