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The Wisdom of the Ancient Greeks

Mel Thompson (Editor)


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Contained within this illustrated anthology are thoughts and insights from all the key thinkers of Ancient Greek civilization, from Homer to Herodotus, and Sophocles to Socrates. Spanning the entire range of poetry, prose, philosophy and drama, the themed categories in this little book offer insight into areas as diverse as politics and personal fulfilment.

Oneworld Publications, 9781851682980, 192pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2002

About the Author

Mel Thompson is a freelance writer and editor specializing in Philosophy, Religion, and Ethics. He greatly admires the immense creativity and insight of the Ancient Greeks, and believes that reading Greek literature is not just exploring the past, it is re-visiting the roots of the present.