Semiramis' legacy : the history of Persia according to Diodorus of Sicily
There are only a few detailed histories of Persia from Ancient Greek historiography that have survived time. Diodorus of Sicily, a first century BC author, is the only one to have written a comprehensive history (the Bibliotheca Historica or Historical Library) in which more than cursory attention i...
|Main Author:||Stronk, Jan P.|
Edinburgh University Press,
xvii, 606 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Edinburgh studies in ancient Persia.