4 edition of Readings in the classical historians found in the catalog.
Readings in the classical historians
|Statement||selected and introduced by Michael Grant.|
|Contributions||Grant, Michael, 1914-2004.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 686 p. :|
|Number of Pages||686|
|LC Control Number||91046722|
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Grant's formidable background as a classical scholar is evident in the brief essays prior to /5(5). While obviously not for everyone, I thought, "Readings in the Classical Historians" was an interesting read.
A number of historians are included, with select excerpts of their work. Because the volume is arranged in order of the historian's lives, not the subject matter, the narrative jumped around a lot/5.
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