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Herodotov ohlas v antike
The Reception of Herodotus in Antiquity

Author(s): Michal Habaj
Subject(s): History
Published by: Historický ústav SAV
Keywords: Classical antiquity; Historiography; Greek literature; Herodotus; Reception

Summary/Abstract: The submitted study deals with the reception of Herodotus in antiquity. It analyses who used his famous work The Histories and how. The article is divided into several parts according to historical periods. The author also deals with question of why Herodotus was read or rejected in these particular historical periods. The study is based on combination of the authors’ own research and the facts already provided by other authors

  • Issue Year: 2014
  • Issue No: 02
  • Page Range: 181-202
  • Page Count: 22
  • Language: Slovak