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Title: Herodotus and the Road to History
Author: Jeanne Bendick
Publisher: Be already Bethlehem Books
Date Published: October 2009
Price: 13.95 (11.16 Amazon)
Comments: Best-selling author Jeanne Bendick takes us for another informative and amusing journey into places and events of long ago. Herodotus and the Road to History, written in the first person, details the investigative journeys of Herodotus a contemporary of the Old Testament prophet Malachi as he takes ship from Greece and voyages to the limits of his own ancient world. His persistence, amidst disbelief and ridicule, in the self-appointed task of recording his discoveries as histories (the Greek word meaning inquiry ), means that today we can still follow his expeditions into the wonder and mystery of Syria, Persia, Egypt and the barbaric north. Jeanne Bendick's lucid text, humorous illustrations and helpful maps entertain and instruct as they open the way for readers young and old to once again join Herodotus . . . on the road to history..
Amazon link: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1932350209/catholictreas-20
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