Diodorus Siculus

Diodorus Siculus

[dahy-oh-dawr-uhs sik-yuh-luhs, -dohr-]
late 1st century b.c, Greek historian.
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Diodorus Siculus (ˌdaɪəˈdɔːrəs ˈsɪkjʊləs)
1st century bc, Greek historian, noted for his history of the world in 40 books, of which 15 are extant

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diodorus siculus

Greek historian, the author of a universal history, Bibliotheke ("Library"; known in Latin as Bibliotheca historica), that ranged from the age of mythology to 60 BC.

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