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Herodotus

'Poseidon's Will' Saved Nea Potidea

Ancient Greek Historian Herodotus wrote about a tsunami wave that saved a region close to Thessaloniki, called Nea Potidea, from the Persian invaders in 479 BC. The enemy vanished because of "God Poseidon's will," according to the historian. "There came...

30th Greek Festival of Sydney Presents “Memosinon” Exhibition

The 30th Greek Festival of Sydney proudly presents "Memosinon", a Phillip George exhibition on Herodotus’ globetrotting curiosity, collecting iconography, mapping culture, adding ideas and stories one upon another like a multi-layered transnational pastitsio baked in the oven of the diaspora. Herodotus’ account of history was...