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The origins and improvement of Greek historiography can't be thoroughly understood except early old writings are located within the framework of overdue archaic and early classical Greek tradition and society. Contextualization opens up new views at the topic in The Historian's Craft in the Age of Herodotus. Essays by means of a world diversity of specialists discover all points of the subject and, while, make a thought-provoking contribution to the continued debates pertaining to literacy and oral culture.

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