Herodotus

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History Today
Vol. 7, no. 11 (November 1957), p. 729-738

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The early life of the "Father of History" was dominated by the clash between East and West - Persia and Greece. His story of the Great War is part tragic drama, part folk-tale and part travel-book, but is informed throughout by the desire to verify and by rational curiosity