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Herodotus was once an old Greek historian who lived within the 5th century BC (c.484 - 425 BC). He has been known as the "Father of History", and used to be the 1st historian identified to gather his fabrics systematically, try their accuracy to a undeniable quantity and set up them in a well-constructed and brilliant narrative. The Histories-his masterpiece and the one paintings he's identified to have produced-is a checklist of his "inquiry", being an research of the origins of the Greco-Persian Wars and together with a wealth of geographical and ethnographical details. The Histories, have been divided into 9 books, named after the 9 Muses: the "Muse of History", Clio, representing the 1st e-book, then Euterpe, Thaleia, Melpomene, Terpsichore, Erato, Polymnia, Ourania and Calliope for books 2 to nine, respectively.

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