Literary Record Details

Author: HERODOTUS Hist.

Opus: Historiae
Reference: Hdt.7.23.3

Period: Early Classical

Genre: prose
Subgenre: historiography
Gender: m
Context: - Not Specified -

Greek Text: οἱ δὲ Φοίνικες σοφίην ἔν τε τοῖσι ἄλλοισι ἔργοισι ἀποδείκνυνται καὶ δὴ καὶ ἐν ἐκείνῳ. ἀπολαχόντες γὰρ μόριον ὅσον αὐτοῖσι ἐπέβαλλε, ὤρυσσον

English Text: But the Phoenicians showed the same skill in this as in all else they do; taking in hand the portion that fell to them, they dug

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Kleros 458, Hdt.7.23.3