Book One (complete) Book Two (1-120 and 164-182) Book Three (61-97) Book Five (complete) c. 420(?) NOOK Book. Outline of Herodotus By David L. Silverman Table of Contents. Hardcover. Word Count: 155. $0.99. Summary Book 1 Herodotus introduces his project, which is to record the deeds of Greeks and others, and to understand how the Greek and Persian conflict began. THE HISTORY OF HERODOTUS BOOK I THE FIRST BOOK OF THE HISTORIES, CALLED CLIO This is the Showing forth of the Inquiry of Herodotus of Halicarnassos, to the end that neither the deeds of men may be forgotten by lapse of time, nor the works great and marvellous, which have been produced some by Hellenes and some by Barbarians, may Paperback $ 6.99. He begins by considering the mythical origins of the conflict. 485(?) These include the mythical abductions of … $6.99. The History of Herodotus has been divided into the following sections: Book I [299k] Book II [249k] Book III [221k] Book IV [230k] Book V [162k] Book VI [174k] Book VII [286k] Book VIII [179k] Herodotus. BCE Herodotus was a resident of Halicarnassus (modern Bodrum in Turkey) and wrote The Histories of Herodotus, a Greek history of the Persian invasion of Greece in the early fifth century BCE. View All Available Formats & Editions. The Histories Book 9: Calliope 50. by Herodotus Herodotus. Dinosaurs and the Bible ("Debunking the 7 Myths that Deny Biblical Truth" Series) - Duration: 20:37. Last Reviewed on June 19, 2019, by eNotes Editorial. BCE - c. Genesis Apologetics Recommended for you Find summaries for every chapter, including a Histories Chapter Summary Chart to help you understand the book. This English commentary treats Herodotus' work as historical narrative and as literature, incorporating the results of recent scholarly research in Greek history and historiography. (Each was named after one of the Muses.) Book IX of Herodotus' Histories is the conclusive climax to his work, as the victories at Plataea and Mycale complete the improbable Greek victory over Persia. Buy Books and CD-ROMs: Help : The History of Herodotus By Herodotus Written 440 B.C.E Translated by George Rawlinson. Herodotus of Halicarnassus (c.480-c.429 BCE): Greek researcher, often called the world's first historian.In The Histories, he describes the expansion of the Achaemenid Empire under its kings Cyrus the Great, Cambyses, and Darius I the Great, culminating in Xerxes' expedition to Greece (480 BCE), which met with disaster in the naval engagement at Salamis and the battles at Plataea and Mycale. $12.99. After Herodotus died, editors divided his Histories into nine books. ... Herodotus was an ancient Greek historian who lived in the fifth century BC (c.484 - 425 BC). Herodotus's Histories Chapter Summary. Paperback.