How did Herodotus collect the information for his map?

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How did Herodotus collect the information for his map?

Herodotus:

Herodotus, sometimes known as "The Father of History," lived in Greece in the 5th century BCE. He earned his nickname because he was interested in explaining why events happened, rather than just listing when they happened.

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Herodotus was a great traveler who spent many years traveling the world known to the ancient Greeks. Historians believe he traveled all around the...

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