Summary of and historical commentary on the histories of herodotus. Next section chapter ix page 3 chapter ix page 3 analysis the concept of history plays a large and crucial role in the it is the book of herodotus. Herodotus knows that if there ever are to be truths in history, they are formed from rational wisdom, not purely factual, atomic evidence the purpose of this essay is to identify and explore what historical wisdom is to herodotus and how he manifests this wisdom throughout his work. Herodotus's histories dealt with the clash of civilisations – east v west translator tom holland argues that the father of history is not only hugely entertaining but has an amazing capacity to renew himself.
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