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Herodotus the hedgehog

Jean-Luc Buquet

Herodotus the hedgehog

by Jean-Luc Buquet

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Published by William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company in Grand Rapids, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Faith,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Curiosity,
  • Hedgehogs

  • About the Edition

    A curious hedgehog asks the other forest animals what they believe in, but he eventually needs to choose his own beliefs.

    Edition Notes

    PK1 Childrens Plus, Inc.

    StatementJean-Luc Buquet
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26953358M
    ISBN 100802854982
    ISBN 109780802854988

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      Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Herodotus the Hedgehog is a curious little fellow who loves “wandering through the gardens and the meadows and the forest that surrounds them.” As he walks and walks, he observes all of the other animals and how they live their lives until one day he sees a bear dancing and offering fruit and honey to the Mighty Bear Spirit.

    Kristof notes that the hedgehog/fox distinction is used by the scholar Philip Tetlock in his book "Expert Political Judgment" (). Tetlock studies thousands of political, economic, and technological predictions by commentators. He says, "Hedgehogs don't notice and don't care when they're wrong; that's why they're so compelling. The Hedgehog and the Fox is an essay by philosopher Isaiah Berlin—one of his most popular essays with the general public—which was published as a book in However, Berlin said, "I never meant it very seriously. I meant it as a kind of enjoyable intellectual game, but it was taken seriously.


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Herodotus the hedgehog by Jean-Luc Buquet Download PDF EPUB FB2

Herodotus happens to be nearby and he likes fruit and honey. Still, he doesn't eat the fruit and honey because all he cares about, all of a sudden, is to find out if there is a Big Spirit Hedgehog. I cannot but agree with the wolf: the sheep are charming.

It's a fun little book. Why is he even called Herodotus. Is he collecting a bunch of lies?/5. Herodotus the Hedgehog is a stream-of-consciousness style children’s book about an inquisitive hedgehog.

In observing his environment, the hedgehog (Herodotus) becomes curious about spiritual beliefs of other animals/5(4). When Herodotus, a young hedgehog, overhears a bear making an offering of fruit and honey to the Mighty Bear Spirit, he is mystified. He tells Fox, who mentions that foxes, too, have a Great Fox Spirit.

Herodotus then asks the wise hedgehog Venerable if hedgehogs have a Great Hedgehog Brand: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company. Herodotus suddenly realizes he is hungry and thirsty—in the moment—and, opening his eyes, sees Venerable. “I understand, I think,” he tells the old hedgehog.

“Let’s go see the sunset.” A Zen-infused tale about the importance of paying attention to now, delicately relayed without heavy baggage or lifting.

(Picture book. )Author: Jean-Luc Buquet. Charming picture book about a hedgehog who becomes curious about what animals believe in. Book Review by Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat. Twitter Facebook Link Print. Share. Herodotus is a curious little hedgehog who finds everything around him in the forest very interesting.

One day he sees a bear dancing around and saying, "Oh, Mighty Bear. Herodotus is a curious little hedgehog who loves exploring the woods. One day he sees a bear leaving an offering of fruit and honey to the Great Spirit Bear, and he wonders if other animals.

Herodotus is a curious little hedgehog who loves exploring the woods. One day he sees a bear leaving an offering of fruit and honey to the Great Spirit Bear, and he wonders if other animals worship the Great Spirit Bear too. So he decides to talk to the other animals in the forest, and discovers that they each believe something different.

Herodotus is a curious little hedgehog who loves exploring the woods. One day he sees a bear leaving an offering of fruit and honey to the Great Spirit Bear, and he wonders if other animals worship the Great Spirit Bear too.

So he decides to talk to the other animals in the forest, and discovers that they each believe something different. Motivation for writing. Herodotus claims to have traveled extensively around the ancient world, conducting interviews and collecting stories for his book, almost all of which covers territories of the Persian the beginning of The Histories, Herodotus sets out his reasons for writing it.

Here are presented the results of the enquiry carried out by Herodotus of Halicarnassus. BOOK 1 THESE are the researches of Herodotus of Halicarnassus, which he publishes, in the hope of thereby preserving from decay the remembrance of what men have done, and of preventing the great and wonderful actions of the Greeks and the Barbarians from losing their due meed of glory; and withal to put on record what.

Herodotus' ambition to apply the monistic (and symbolic) bent of wisdom literature to the subject-matter dominated thus far by the ‘pluralistic’ (and pragmatic) way of thinking was at least partly responsible for this discontinuity in his thought, but also accounts for the originality of the Histories.

Herodotus the Hedgehog Jean-Luc Buquet. Cart is empty. Cart is empty. Herodotus has books on Goodreads with ratings. Herodotus’s most popular book is The Histories. Scraps of History. Herodotus is the guy who invented it's fitting that, through Herodotus' book, the English patient reveals his own history.

Almásy keeps this book with him everywhere he goes, a fat volume that could explode at any moment like George Costanza's unlike George's wallet, which is filled with junk he'll never use, Almásy's book is filled with keepsakes.

The book, here ably translated by University of Chicago scholar David Grene, earned Herodotus the epithet "The Father of History" in ancient times. He distinguishes between the things seen with his own eyes and those of which he had only s: Herodotus, The Histories A.

Godley, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") All Search Options [view abbreviations] Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: book: book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8 book 9. chapter. See all books by Herodotus About Herodotus Herodotus was a Greek historian who was born in Halicarnassus, in Asia Minor, in the fifth century B.C.

Called the Father of History, he wrote the first comprehensive attempt at secular narrative history, long considered the starting point of Western. Buquet’s Herodotus the Hedgehog follows the titular hedgehog as he explores the forests and meadows around his home.

Everything is fascinating to Herodotus. One day, Herodotus comes across a bear dancing in the forest, making offering to the Great Bear Spirit. Then he learns that foxes also have a Great Fox Spirit.

Structure and scope of the History. Herodotus’s subject in his History is the wars between Greece and Persia (– bce) and their it has survived, the History is divided into nine books (the division is not the author’s): Books I–V describe the background to the Greco-Persian Wars; Books VI–IX contain the history of the wars, culminating in an account of the.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Herodotus traveled extensively around the ancient world, conducting interviews and collecting stories for his book.

The rise of the Persian Empire is. The text for this oversized picture book (originally published in The Netherlands) appears in small boxes in the upper left of each colorful, richly detailed double-page spread. It’s fun—and not so easy—to spot Bobby in his red hoodie on each page.

—CA. Herodotus the Hedgehog. Jean-Luc Buquet. Eerdmans.Available in PDF, epub, and Kindle ebook. This book has pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in Description.

Divided into nine books named after the Muses, The History Of Herodotus traces the growth of the Persian empire, starting with Croesus of .