The Historians of Greece and Rome. by Stephen of Greek and Roman civilization is in considerable measure a product of the intelligence and literary skills of its historians. Writing at different times and from different vantage points, the surviving historians illustrate the influences to which the genre was subjected in the course of its Price: $ Discover librarian-selected research resources on Historiography of Greece and Rome from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, . Roman historiography is indebted to the Greeks, who invented the Romans had great models to base their works upon, such as Herodotus (c. – BC) and Thucydides (c. – c. BC). Roman historiographical forms are different from the Greek ones however, and voice very Roman concerns. The Roman style of history was based on the way that the Annals of . Added 8th book to Caesar’s Bellum Gallicum Bellum Alexandrinum ( B.C.) in 1 book History of Greece and Rome in 2 books *Curtius Rufus (1st cent. A.D.?) History of Alexander in 10 books Greek and Roman Historians Homepage.
The Historians of Ancient Rome is the most comprehensive collection of ancient sources for Roman history available in a single English volume. After a general introduction on Roman historical writing, extensive passages from more than a dozen Greek and Roman historians and biographers trace the history of Rome over more than a thousand years: from /5. About The Historians of Greece and Rome Our understanding of Greek and Roman civilization is in considerable measure a product of the intelligence and literary skills of its historians. Writing at different times and from different vantage points, the surviving historians illustrate the influences to which the genre was subjected in the course. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The historians of Greece and Rome by Stephen Usher, , Taplinger Pub. Co. edition, in EnglishCited by: 8. Zuo Qiuming (– BC), attributed author of Zuo zhuan, history of Spring and Autumn period; Sima Tan (– BC), historian and father of Sima Qian, who completed his Records of the Grand Historian; Sima Qian (c. – c. 86 BC), founder of Chinese historiography, compiled Records of the Grand Historian (though preceded by Book of Documents and Zuo zhuan).