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Internet Ancient History Sourcebook:
Studying Ancient History

See Main Page for a guide to all contents of all sections.

Using Primary Sources

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Nature of Historiography

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Other Sources of Information on Ancient History

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Adding More Texts

If you have public domain or copy-permitted etexts, I am very willing to add them to this project. If you would like to add to the available corpus of ancient history etexts, see the following list of texts/translations, now in the public domain, but not online. Basically any text or translation published more than 75 years ago is fair game in the US.

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Other Ancient World Resource Projects

Links to major sites related to specific areas are given in all pages. These sites provide general overviews.

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Dates of accession of material added since July 1998 can be seen in the New Additions page..

The date of inception was 4/8/1998.

Links to files at other site are indicated by [At some indication of the site name or location].

Locally available texts are marked by [At this Site].

WEB indicates a link to one of small number of high quality web sites which provide either more texts or an especially valuable overview.

The Internet Ancient History Sourcebook is part of the
Internet History Sourcebooks Project