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Herodotus of Halicarnassus was an Ionian traveler and storyteller who lived in the 5th century BC. He is almost exclusively known for writing The Histories, a collection of "inquiries" about the places and peoples he encountered during his wide-ranging travels around the Mediterranean littoral and into the Mesopotamia.
Hardcover, 436 pages
Published October 1st 1993 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published -440)
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Est-ce en vain que Thucydide nous montre que le fort fait ce qu'il peut, et que le faible subit ce qu'il doit subir? Que Hobbes nous invite à faire cesser l'état de guerre naturel, pour y substituer une société qui assure à tous sécurité et progrès? Que Locke nous montre la vanité absurde de l'inquisition et du prosélytisme, et plaide pour la Tolérance et la liberté d'opinion? Que Montesquieu nous montre que tout pouvoir est naturellement porté à l’abus, si un autre ne vient bientôt l'arrêter, e ...more
Aussi bien que les livres I a IV.
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Herodotus (/hɨˈrɒdətəs/; Ancient Greek: Ἡρόδοτος Hēródotos) was an ancient Greek historian who was born in Halicarnassus, Caria (modern-day Bodrum, Turkey) and lived in the fifth century BCE (c. 484–425 BCE). He has been called "The Father of History" (first conferred by Cicero), as well as "The Father of Lies" (first conferred by Voltaire). He was the first historian known to collect his material ...more
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