Herodotus with that of Thucydides.

Compare and contrast the historical method of Herodotus with that of Thucydides. What are the goals and methods of these two historians? Why, according to each of them, do things happen? In what ways does Herodotus resemble and/or differ from his predecessors in these respects, and in what ways does Thucydides resemble and/or differ from Herodotus? Be sure to support your argument with specific examples from the texts of these two authors.

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