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What was the greek poet Hesiod best known for?

Hesiod's writings serve as a major source on Greek mythology, farming techniques, archaic Greek astronomy and ancient time-keeping. Hesiod is also the immediate parent of gnom (MORE)
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What poetry was Hesiod best known for?

Hesiod was a Greek oral poet who historians believe was active between 750 and 650 BC. Only two of his complete works still exist today-- Works and Days and Theogony . The (MORE)
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What was hesiod famous for?

Hesiod was born around the same time as Homer, Hesiod and Homer both wrote in a similar style. Hesiod was famous for writing about Greek and Roman myths.

What has the author Hesiod written?

Hesiod. has written: 'Teogonija' -- subject(s): Translations into Macedonian, Greek Religious poetry, Greek Gods, Poetry 'Hesiodou tou Askraiou Theogonia =' 'Carmina...' (MORE)

Who were Hesiod Homer Aeschylus and Sophocles?

Hesiod - a farmer and philosopher author late 8th Century BCE. Homer - a bard who reduced the bardic stories to writing late 8th Century BCE. Aeschylus - a poet who wrote play (MORE)