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Plato and the Wisdom of Egypt 100%

Strabo, the earliest witness to this tradition, associated Eudoxus of Cnidus, the astronomer, with Plato’s visit1 and it is accepted that Eudoxus, who was Plato’s pupil and friend, made use of an observatory in Egypt and composed a book in the tradition of Hecataeus, Herodotus and Ctesias, extant fragments of which relate to Egypt, telling of the inundation of the Nile, the rules of the Heliopolitan priests, one of the reputed burial places of Osiris, and the myth of Amun.2 Cicero twice has Plato visiting Egypt before his journeys to Italy and Sicily, but we do not know his source for the story.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2017/08/19/plato-and-the-wisdom-of-egypt/

19/08/2017 www.pdf-archive.com

sims-williams2020 88%

On the basis of tendentious interpretations of passages in Hecataeus and Herodotus, all these scholars associated the original Celts not with Gaul, as might have been expected of Frenchmen, but with Noricum and the headwaters of the Danube in southern Germany, whence the Celts were supposed to have spread west to France and Italy (cf.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2020/05/04/sims-williams2020/

04/05/2020 www.pdf-archive.com

The Human Skin Color is One 85%

I read it in Book III of Herodotus’ History.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2019/04/15/the-human-skin-color-is-one/

15/04/2019 www.pdf-archive.com

GadamerHermeneia 2007 74%

According to Herodotus, when the Lydian king Croesus queried Solon the wise concerning the happiest man he had yet encountered in his travels, Solon responded in what seems a curious fashion.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2015/10/14/gadamerhermeneia-2007/

14/10/2015 www.pdf-archive.com

Egypt Report 51%

And the reason I am saying that is that we have absolutely no written history of the Pyramids, the first writings about them that still exist were written by Herodotus in the 4th century BC, so he wrote this 2000 years after the Pyramids were supposedly built.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2014/07/17/egypt-report/

17/07/2014 www.pdf-archive.com

Egypt Report Finished 51%

And the reason I am saying that is that we have absolutely no written history of the Pyramids, the first writings about them that still exist were written by Herodotus in the 4th century BC, so he wrote this 2000 years after the Pyramids were supposedly built.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2014/07/24/egypt-report-finished/

24/07/2014 www.pdf-archive.com

Egypt Report Final 47%

And the reason I am saying that is that we have absolutely no written history of the Pyramids, the first writings about them that still exist were written by Herodotus in the 4th century BC, so he wrote this 2000 years after the Pyramids were supposedly built.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2014/07/22/egypt-report-final/

22/07/2014 www.pdf-archive.com

Egypt Report Final 47%

And the reason I am saying that is that we have absolutely no written history of the Pyramids, the first writings about them that still exist were written by Herodotus in the 4th century BC, so he wrote this 2000 years after the Pyramids were supposedly built.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2014/07/24/egypt-report-final/

24/07/2014 www.pdf-archive.com

World History Documents 45%

Herodotus Relates the Story of Thermopylae 4.3 Thucydides 4.4 From Confederacy to Empire:

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2016/01/08/world-history-documents/

08/01/2016 www.pdf-archive.com

Thucydides&Rationalism 2005 42%

Clearly, he means that Thucydides did not 'buy into' the mythopoetic Weltbild of his peers or predecessors, and that in this respect his writings are completely different from –and for historiographical purposes, far more significant than—the writings of a Homer or a Hesiod or even a Herodotus, which are replete with elements of a mythopoetic nature.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2015/10/14/thucydides-rationalism-2005/

14/10/2015 www.pdf-archive.com

IJEAS0406005 39%

There is a remarkable description given by Greek Historian-Herodotus ,Strabo And Pliny about gold digging ants those were as larger as dog in size and used to pounce upon the person nearby(Joshi.A.K,1983:24).According to description of famous historian-Herodotus the trade of Tibetan dogs was spread as far as to Babylon.The famous surveyorPt.Nain Singh Rawat has thrown light upon the myth of the gold dust extracted from the high mountains of Tibet in his travelogue .

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2017/09/10/ijeas0406005/

10/09/2017 www.pdf-archive.com

The Annals of the World 31%

Herodotus, Thucidides, Xenophon and Polibius.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2013/07/19/the-annals-of-the-world/

19/07/2013 www.pdf-archive.com

Nietzsche'sZarathustra 2003 29%

“Magian worship on the high mountains is familiar from the time of Herodotus (1.131 seq.) onward.”xxiv Painting this religion of the ancient Persians in its most primitive light, (“Diese Religion der Parsen, entstanden auf jenen Gebirgen, ist in ihrem Grunde eine einfache, naïve Anschauung der Natur”), Creuzer certainly depicts a type of nature-friendly background that would have been pleasing to Nietzsche, and which is clearly present in Nietzsche’s depictions in his Zarathustra:

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2015/10/14/nietzsche-szarathustra-2003/

14/10/2015 www.pdf-archive.com

w E 18860000 14%

Berosus and Herodotus were silent concern­ of inspiration as well as credibility of the record.

https://www.pdf-archive.com/2017/08/04/w-e-18860000/

04/08/2017 www.pdf-archive.com