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CG311 GREEK PROSE:
HERODOTUS' HISTORIES


Prof. Michael Arnush Ladd 209 x5462
marnush@skidmore.edu Hours: Tu W 11.00
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TEXTS: PURCHASE ALL  
Barbour, A.L.
Selections from Herodotus. Univ. of Oklahoma, 1964 (text in Greek)
Strassler, R., ed.
The Landmark Herodotus. Pantheon, 2007 (text in English)
Dewald, C., ed.
Cambridge Companion to Herodotus. Cambridge, 2007 (compendium of scholarship)
     
LEXICA: ONE RECOMMENDED PURCHASE, ONE ON RESERVE IN THE LIBRARY
Liddell & Scott
An Intermediate Greek-English Lexicon. Oxford, 1986 (recommended purchase: "the middle Liddell," the best everyday dictionary for ancient Greek students).

Powell, J.E.
A Lexicon to Herodotus. Olms, 1977 (a dictionary specifically for Herodotus' Histories, in reserve section of Scribner Library: PA4007 .Z8 1977).
     
OTHER MATERIALS: ONE RECOMMENDED PURCHASE; DEFINITIVE TEXT IN THE LIBRARY
Smyth, H.W.
Greek Grammar. Cambridge, 1976 (PA254 S6 1956) (recommended purchase: definitive study of Greek grammar, available on-line at Perseus or for purchase from Amazon.com for $38.00)
Herodotus
Historiae. Ed. C. Hude. 3rd ed. 2 vols. Oxford, 1990 repr. (the definitive edition of Herodotus in Greek, in Scribner Library: PA4002 .A2 1927)