Herodotus 1

 

1. Herodotus Book 1 Commentary 2nd ed. (17 mb, .pdf — rev. July 2013) — Please right-click to avoid downloading the file directly into a browser window.

This link contains a free pdf copy of Herodotus Book I: Greek Text with Facing Vocabulary and Commentary, 2nd ed. available for $13.95 on Amazon.com under a Creative Commons License. If you find this book useful, the best way that you can show your support is by recommending this book and this website to a friend or a fellow colleague. Thank you.

2. Student Translation Sheets for Herodotus Book 1: (6.2 mb, .pdf) — Please right-click to avoid downloading the file directly into a browser window.

This file contains translation pages (11 x 8.5 inches) with the Greek text on the top of the page and lined space below for writing out the translation. The Greek text, page numbers, and headings on the translation sheets correspond exactly to those in the commentary itself so that readers can easy match the commentary page with the text on the translation sheet.

3. Herodotus I Running Core Vocab  Flashcards (.ppt):  (1.2 mb, .zip, .ppt, rev. July 2013) outside link

This .zip file contains six PowerPoint presentations that in turn contain all six pages of the running core vocabulary as digital flashcards (one slide Greek, the next slide Greek and English definition). A free PowerPoint presentation viewer is available from Microsoft.com. The Greek is a unicode font and should be readable on most computers.

4.  Herodotus I Running Core Vocab Flashcards (.jpg):  (13.5 MB, .zip, .jpg, rev. July 2013) outside link

This .zip file contains six folders of paired .jpg flashcards that correspond to the PowerPoint presentations above. These paired .jpg flashcards may be reviewed sequentially on a tablet, smartphone, or similar device. Once you have masted the flashcard, simply delete it, and focus your attention on the remaining .jpg flashcards.

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