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The origins and improvement of Greek historiography can't be competently understood except early historic writings are located within the framework of past due archaic and early classical Greek tradition and society. Contextualization opens up new views at the topic in The Historian's Craft in the Age of Herodotus. Essays via a global variety of specialists discover all facets of the subject and, while, make a thought-provoking contribution to the continuing debates touching on literacy and oral culture.

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