A bust of Herodotus and a fragment of a manuscript of “The Histories.”
A bust of Herodotus and a fragment of a manuscript of “The Histories.” Courtesy images
A bust of Herodotus and a fragment of a manuscript of “The Histories.” Courtesy images

New translation of ‘The Histories’ shows how Herodotus invented genre of nonfiction

August 02, 2015 01:12 AM