Dionysius of Halicarnassus


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Dionysius of Hal·i·car·nas·sus

 (hăl′ĭ-kär-năs′əs) First century bc.
Greek historian whose 20-volume history of Rome, of which 11 volumes are extant, is a valuable source for early Roman history.

Dionysius of Halicarnassus

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(Biography) died ?7 bc, Greek historian and rhetorician; author of a history of Rome

Diony′sius of Halicarnas′sus


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died 7? B.C., Greek rhetorician and historian in Rome.
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Dionysius of Halicarnassus used this anecdote to describe the ideal Roman leader, "They worked with their hands, led self-disciplined lives, did not complain about honorable poverty, and were far from pursuing positions of royal power." Men such as Cincinnatus were described as having "VirtusVirtus was r a specific quality in ancient Rome.
Page 47 note 2: "Usher 7, 1-2." The correct reference is: Dionysius of Halicarnassus, On Lysias 7.1-2.
This iconicity of women is traced by Whitmarsh in the treatise On imitation by Dionysius of Halicarnassus, where mimesis emerges as a phenomenon between nature and culture.
He offers discussion of Cicero's Antonius, the Techne of Isocrates, declamation and civic theater, and Dionysius of Halicarnassus and the notion of rhetorical scholarship.
(4) Dionysius, The Roman Antiquities of Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Trans.
as confirmation of a strong Greek influence which shines through Dionysius of Halicarnassus who himself is influenced by the ideology of his own time.
19) Later critics like Longinus and Dionysius of Halicarnassus have followed the guidelines of the text of Aristophanes--even of the Homeric epic to be "subjected to an endless process of integration, in which characters and their actions were precisely examined by the standards of 'realism' familiar to the audience ..." (p.
(10.) See Balch, "Political Friendship in the Historian Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Roman Antiquities," in Greco-Roman Perspectives on.
(9.) Dionysius of Halicarnassus. Roman antiquities.
Polybius, Posidonius of Apamea, Strabo, and Dionysius of Halicarnassus
Pluemacher find the speeches in Acts working just as Dionysius of Halicarnassus describes the function of speeches in the writing of history, i.e., to illuminate cause and effect relations in events.
Plutarch's account of these events largely follows that of Dionysius of Halicarnassus (Roman Antiquities 6.45-90),(1) who tells us that the belly fable is quoted in all the ancient histories ([GREEK TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 6.83.2).