Category Archives: Diodoros of Sicily (Greek)

Assyrians, Medes and Persians: Ktesias on “Persian Matters” via Diodoros and Photios (early fourth century BCE)

Barbarian wisdom: Ephoros on inventors (mid-fourth century BCE)

Egyptians: Diodoros on the origins of civilization and on Egyptian views (mid-first century BCE)

Judeans: Mnaseas, Poseidonios, Apollonios Molon, Diodoros, Apion, and Damokritos on the statue of a donkey and on human sacrifice (second century BCE and on)

Scythians, Amazons, and Hyperboreans: Diodoros on some northerners (mid-first century BCE)