Primary Sources: Herodotus, EUTERPE 18 (Science Pharaoh, Science Pharoah, Jr., and Science Pharaoh III)

Science-King Psammetichus!  What a guy!  Herodotus has already mentioned him in passing a couple of times, because you can’t talk Egypt without talking about Psammetichus. He’s the guy who stationed over two hundred thousand troops near the Ethiopian border, didn’t … Continue reading →