Herodotus Archives


  • MHQ Magazine

    The Athenian Century

    For the better part of a hundred years, Athens commanded an empire to be reckoned with. But the Parthenon and every other emblem of the polis's greatness rested on a watery foundation: the navy...

  • MHQ Magazine

    Can You Hear Me Now?

    Before telegraph, telephone, and radio, how did the ancients exert battlefield command and control?...