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  1. Editions of Herodotus & Introductory Texts 5 items
    1. Guide to Reading Herodotus' Histories - Sean Sheehan 2018

      Book Essential A companion for students new to Herodotus. Basic introduction to main themes with a book-by-book guide to the Histories.

    2. Herodotus: A Very Short Introduction - Jennifer Tolbert Roberts 2011

      Book Essential Very short, but very good, introduction to the Histories. Recommended, but not nearly enough on its own for a final-level student.

    3. Herodotus. The Histories - Robin Waterfield, Carolyn Dewald 2008

      Book Recommended The Oxford World's Classics edition of Herodotus. Very fine edition.

    4. Herodotus. The Histories - Aubrey de Selincourt, John Marincola 2003

      Book Recommended The Penguin edition of Herodotus. Very fine edition, standard work.

    5. Herodotus. Histories - Tom Holland 2013

      Book Recommended The most recent translation: again, a very fine work.

  2. Collections of Essays 6 items
    Important collections, mine these for papers on specific topics. Essential material for all assignments.
    1. Brill's companion to Herodotus - Egbert J. Bakker, Irene J. F. de Jong, Hans van Wees 2012

      Book Recommended

    2. Interpreting Herodotus - Thomas Harrison, Elizabeth Irwin 2018

      Book Recommended

    3. Oxford Readings in Classical Studies. Herodotus: Volume 1 2013

      Book Recommended

    4. The Cambridge companion to Herodotus - Carolyn Dewald, John Marincola 2005

      Book Recommended

  3. Monographs on Herodotus 7 items
    1. Herodotus - John Gould 2000

      Book Recommended

    2. Herodotus, explorer of the past: three essays - J. A. S. Evans 2014

      Book Recommended

    3. A commentary on Herodotus - W. W. How, J. Wells 1912

      Book Recommended

  4. Greek History Texts 4 items
    Textbooks on, and accounts of, the background history
    1. The ancient Near East: Vol.2: a new anthology of texts and pictures - James B. Pritchard 1975

      Book Recommended

    2. Alien wisdom: the limits of Hellenization - Arnaldo Momigliano, American Council of Learned Societies 1975 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    3. Greek oracles - H. W. Parke 1967

      Book Recommended

  5. Herodotus, Historians, and Historiography 12 items
    Works on Herodotus and the invention and writing of history. Also works on Herodotus' place in the Greek literary canon
    1. Greek historiography - Simon Hornblower 1996

      Book Recommended

    2. Greek historians - John Marincola, Classical Association 2001

      Book Recommended

    3. Herodotus and Greek history - John Hart c1982

      Book Recommended

    4. The historian's craft in the age of Herodotus - Nino Luraghi 2007

      Book Recommended

    5. Herodotean narrative and discourse - Mabel L. Lang, Oberlin College 1984

      Book Recommended

    6. Reading Herodotus: a study of the logoi in book 5 of Herodotus' Histories - Elizabeth Irwin, Emily Greenwood 2007

      Book Recommended

    7. Lies and fiction in the ancient world - Christopher Gill, T. P. Wiseman 1993

      Book Recommended

    8. Essays in Greek history and literature - A. W. Gomme (1967)

      Book Recommended

    9. Past and process in Herodotus and Thucydides - Virginia Hunter c1982

      Book Recommended

    10. The classical foundations of modern historiography - Arnaldo Momigliano c1990

      Book Recommended