Herodotus: On The Customs of the Persians
Herodotus (484-425 BCE) the Greek historian who wrote extensively...
Hesiod on the Birth of the Gods
The Greek poet Hesiod (c. 700 BCE) is most famous for his works...
Xenophon's Defense of Socrates
Xenophon (430-354 BCE) was an early disciple of Socrates and...
Parmenides & the Path of Truth
Parmenides (l.c. 485 BCE) lived and taught in Elea, a Greek colony...
The Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor: An Egyptian Epic
The Tale of The Ship-Wrecked Sailor is a text dated to the Middle...
Herodotus on Lydia
I:93. Of marvels to be recorded the land of Lydia has no great...