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historical commentary on Diodorus Siculus, Book 15

by P. J. Stylianou

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Diodorus, Siculus,
    • History, Ancient -- Historiography,
    • Greece -- History -- To 146 B.C

    • Edition Notes

      StatementP.J. Stylianou.
      SeriesOxford classical monographs
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF231 .S79 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 602 p. :
      Number of Pages602
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL353208M
      ISBN 100198152396
      LC Control Number98012863

      Diodorus Siculus, Greek historian of Agyrium in Sicily, ca. 80–20 BCE, wrote forty books of world history, called Library of History, in three parts: mythical history of peoples, non-Greek and Greek, to the Trojan War; history to Alexander's death ( BCE); history to 54 this we have complete Books I–V (Egyptians, Assyrians, Ethiopians, Greeks) and Books XI–XX (Greek history [Table of contents is listed at the end of the review.] This compact volume provides the general introduction to an ambitious undertaking by a consortium of researchers at four northern Italian universities (Bologna, Florence, Pavia, and Milan) to produce a historical commentary on all 15 complete books of Diodorus’ Bibliotheca Historica, as well as, ultimately, on the 25 fragmentary books.

      Diodorus Siculus, Greek historian, the author of a universal history, Bibliothēkē (“Library”; known in Latin as Bibliotheca historica), that ranged from the age of mythology to 60 bc. Diodorus lived in the time of Julius Caesar and Augustus, and his own statements make it clear that he traveled in. Diodorus Siculus was a Greek historian from Sicily whose sole suriving work, the Historial Library, aimed to relate the mytholoy and history of the whole Book IV, Diodorus discusses the history of the Argonauts in rationalizing style.

      Muntz provides a new examination of Diodorus Siculus in his own historical context. Through an analysis of the first part of the Bibliotheke, he shows how Diodorus uses the ancient "barbarians" to engage with major political and intellectual issues in the late Roman Republic. Diodorus Siculus (; Greek: Διόδωρος Σικελιώτης Diodoros Sikeliotes) or Diodorus of Sicily was a Greek is known for writing the monumental universal history Bibliotheca historica, much of which survives, between 60 and 30 is arranged in three parts. The first covers mythic history up to the destruction of Troy, arranged geographically, describing regions.


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For long stretches of Greek history in the classical period, Diodorus Siculus provides the only surviving continuous narrative of events.

This study, the fullest ever undertaken of Diodorus, examines his aims, sources, and methods in detail. The findings of this investigation are then applied in commenting on B which deals with the crucial years between the King's Peace, concluded in.

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Stylianou, Research Associate P J Stylianou Clarendon Press, - History - pages. Diodorus Siculus, Books Greek History BC, the Alternative Version By Diodorus Siculus; Peter Green University of Texas Press, Read preview Overview History and Historical Writing in Ancient Israel: Studies in Biblical Historiography By Tomoo Ishida Brill, Get this from a library.

A historical commentary on Diodorus Siculus, Book [P J Stylianou] -- "For long stretches of Greek history in the classical period, Diodorus Siculus provides the only surviving continuous narrative of events.

This study, the fullest ever undertaken of Diodorus. Diodorus Siculus, Greek historian of Agyrium in Sicily, ca.

80 20 BCE, wrote forty books of world history, called Library of History, in three parts: mythical history of peoples, non-Greek and Greek, to the Trojan War; history to Alexander's death ( BCE); history to 54 BCE. Of this we have complete Books I V (Egyptians, Assyrians, Ethiopians, Greeks) and Books XI XX (Greek history 5/5(2).

Diodorus Siculus, Library Contents of the Twelfth Book of Diodorus chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 chapter 4 chapter 5 chapter 6 chapter 7 chapter 8 chapter 9 chapter 10 chapter 11 chapter 12 chapter 13 chapter 14 chapter 15 chapter 16 chapter 17 chapter 18 chapter 19 chapter 20 chapter 21 chapter 22 chapter 23 chapter 24 chapter 25 chapter.

Diodorus Siculus, Bibliotheca Historica 3 chapter 4 chapter 5 chapter 6 chapter 7 chapter 8 chapter 9 chapter 10 chapter 11 chapter 12 chapter 13 chapter 14 chapter 15 chapter 16 chapter 17 chapter 18 chapter 19 chapter 20 chapter 21 chapter 22 chapter 23 chapter 24 chapter 25 chapter 26 chapter 27 Diodorus; Diodorus, Historical Library.

Diodorus 15 P. Stylianou: A Historical Commentary on Diodorus Siculus Book Pp. xxii + Article in The Classical Review 55(01) March with 71 ReadsAuthor: Christopher Tuplin. This item: Diodorus Siculus: Library of History, Volume VII, Books (Loeb Classical Library No.

) by Diodorus Siculus Hardcover $ Ships from and sold by Book Depository US. Diodorus Siculus: Library of History, Volume IX, Books (Loeb Classical Library No. ) by Diodorus Siculus Hardcover $/5(1). 7 See n. 13 below for examples relating to Book 1. 8 P. Stylianou, A Historical Commentary on Diodorus Siculus 15 (Oxford, ), Cf.

Green, review of A Historical Commentary on Diodorus Siculus B by P.J. Stylianou, BMCR (), v E.g. Megasthenes on India, Berossus on Babylon and Manetho on Egypt. A historical commentary on Diodorus Siculus, Book A recent book, but very hostile to the revisionist view. –15; P.J. Stylianou, A Historical Commentary on Diodorus Siculus, Book 15 (Oxford, ).

For commentary on this tradition, see P. Green, Diodorus Siculus: Books 11– (Austin, ), 1– The text of Diodorus used throughout is that of the Budé: P. Goukowsky, Diodore de second part, I will argue that Diodorus’ own. DIODORUS 15 P. STYLIANOU: A Historical Commentary on Diodorus Siculus Book Pp.

xxii + Oxford: Clarendon Press, Cased. ISBN: Based on a Oxford and eventually published in (though its bibliographical terminus post quem non is ), this volume eventually reaches CR The Classical Review vol. Diodorus Siculus (/ ˌ d aɪ ə ˈ d ɔː r ə s ˈ s ɪ k j ʊ l ə s /; Koinē Greek: Διόδωρος Σικελιώτης Diodoros Sikeliotes) (fl.

1st century BC) or Diodorus of Sicily was an ancient Greek is known for writing the monumental universal history Bibliotheca historica, much of which survives, between 60 and 30 is arranged in three parts.

Diodorus Siculus, Book 36 (fragments covering the period - 98 B.C.) See table of contents for some information about how this translation has been produced. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. The historical library of Diodorus the Sicilian, in fifteen books Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Addeddate Bibliotheca historica (Ancient Greek: Βιβλιοθήκη ἱστορική, "Historical Library") is a work of universal history by Diodorus consisted of forty books, which were divided into three sections. The first six books are geographical in theme, and describe the history and culture of Egypt (book I), of Mesopotamia, India, Scythia, and Arabia (II), of North Africa (III.

Author of Bibliotheca historica, Diodorus of Sicily, Diodorus Siculus, Bibliothecae historicae libri qui supersunt, e recensione Petri Wesselingii, cum interpretatione latina Laur. Rhodomani atque annotationibus variorum., Bibliothèque historique, Biblioteca storica di Diodoro Siculo, Bibliothe que historique, The historical library of Diodorus the Sicilian.

Diodorus Siculus has not enjoyed a positive reputation among historians of antiquity. Since the nineteenth century his Bibliothēkē has been dismissed as a derivative work produced by an incompetent compiler, useful often only in so far as one can mine his text for lost and, evidently, far superior works of history.

Diodorus’ own input into the Bibliothēkē has been dismissed as the clumsy. The Historical Library Of Diodorus Siculus > Read this book on Questia. Sicilian historian Diodorus Siculus (ca. BCE) is our only surviving source for a continuous narrative of Greek history from Xerxes' invasion to the Wars of the Successors following the death of Alexander the Great.The "Historical Library" of Diodorus Siculus is a detailed account of Greek and Roman history down to the author's own time (about 60 B.C.).

Unfortunately the second half (books ) has only survived in fragments, but even these fragments represent one of the most important sources for the history of the period that they cover.