Ancient Guide to Modern Life (Hardcover)

The Parallels with 2,000 Years Ago Come to Life in Entertaining and Surprising Ways

By Natalie Haynes

Profile Books(GB), 9781846683237, 275pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2010

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (5/12/2011)
Paperback (4/24/2012)
MP3 CD (9/13/2016)

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With her humor, wit, and a deeply insightful eye to the topic of reexamining our classical past to have a richer present, comedienne Haynes seamlessly pulls history into the forefront of modern times.

About the Author

Natalie Haynes appears regularly on BBC Television's "Newsnight Review" and BBC Radio 4's "Saturday Review" and "Front Row." she writes for the "Sunday Telegraph," the "Mail on Sunday," "The New Humanist," and the "Times." she earned her degree in classics at Cambridge and has worked as an award-winning stand-up comedian. she lives in London.