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Writing Ancient History: An Introduction to Classical Historiography

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"History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon," said Napoleon. Yet the actual writing of history, especially ancient history, is a practice that often prompts more discord than assent. In his new textbook, Luke Pitcher aims to overcome the hostility which exists between two rival camps in their study of classical historiography. The first ca ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published February 15th 2010 by I. B. Tauris (first published January 1st 2010)
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Bryn Hammond
I fell asleep and my ebook lease expired. I may come back to it, but the odd pop culture reference didn't turn this into a catchy introduction to the topic...
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