The red-figure painting technique replaces incision on clay, permitting greater expressiveness and flexibility. On Herodotus' Histories

Fall, 1999



"This, however, I know—that if every nation were to bring all its evil deeds to a given place in order to make an exchange with some other nation, when they had all looked carefully at their neighbors' faults, they would truly be glad to carry their own back again."  

- Herodotus in Histories.

1.  Introduction

2.  The Beginnings

3.  The War

4.  The Greeks

5.  The Persians

6.  The Historian


Notes, Maps, Bibliography



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