256 Bloghacks

Author: Yegor Bugayenko

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781537688664


Page: 214

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TL;DR This book summarizes my experience of blogging for two and a half years and growing from zero to 60,000 unique visitors a month at www.yegor256.com; all dirty secrets revealed.

Stimmen der Geschichte

Funktionen von Reden in der antiken Historiographie

Author: Dennis Pausch

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 3110224178

Category: History

Page: 293

View: 6836


A common narrative device in historical writing in antiquity was the use of speeches delivered by a historical person, which the historian composed and rendered in direct speech. This work presents, for the first time, a comprehensive comparison of how the most important historians in antiquity used this device. The focus on the historians speeches is less on their fictionality but on their different functions as literary technique. The essays in this volume explore how the speeches were used to characterize the speaker and other historical persons and to describe historical events from multiple perspectives. "