Plutarch's Lives

Plutarch's Lives

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PLUTARCH'S LIVES contains the fifty lives of famous Greeks and Romans written by first century Greek historian and biographer Plutarch. The surviving Lives contain twenty-three pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one Greek and one Roman, as well as four unpaired, single lives. Plutarch arranged the Lives in this fashion to highlight the morals and failings… See more details below

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PLUTARCH'S LIVES contains the fifty lives of famous Greeks and Romans written by first century Greek historian and biographer Plutarch. The surviving Lives contain twenty-three pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one Greek and one Roman, as well as four unpaired, single lives. Plutarch arranged the Lives in this fashion to highlight the morals and failings of his famous subjects. This ebook is DRM and includes an active table of contents for easy navigation.


Preface
Preface to the Civil Wars of Rome
Life of Plutarch

Theseus
Romulus
Comparison of Romulus with Theseus
Lycurgus
Numa Pompilius
Comparison of Numa with Lycurgus
Solon
Poplicola
Comparison of Poplicola with Solon
Themistocles
Camillus
Pericles
Fabius
Comparison of Pericles with Fabius
Alcibiades
Coriolanus
Comparison of Alcibiades with Coriolanus
Timoleon
Aemilius Paulus
Comparison of Timoleon with Aemilius Paulus
Pelopidas
Marcellus
Comparision of Pelopidas with Marcellus
Aristides
Marcus Cato
Comparison of Aristides with Marcus Cato
Philopoemen
Flamininus
Comparison of Philopoemen with Flamininus
Pyrrhus
Caius Marius
Lysander
Sylla
Comparison of Lysander with Sylla
Cimon
Lucullus
Comparison of Lucullus with Cimon
Nicias
Crassus
Comparison of Crassus with Nicias
Sertorius
Eumenes
Comparison of Sertorius with Eumenes
Agesilaus
Pompey
Comparison of Pompey and Agesilaus
Alexander
Caesar
Phocion
Cato the Younger
Agis
Cleomenes
Tiberius Gracchus
Caius Gracchus
Comparison of Tiberius and Caius Gracchus with Agis and Cleomenes
Demosthenes
Cicero
Comparison of Demosthenes and Cicero
Demetrius
Antony
Comparison of Demetrius and Antony
Dion
Marcus Brutus
Comparison of Dion and Brutus
Aratus
Artaxerxes
Galba
Otho

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013492035
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
11/18/2011
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
299,573
File size:
5 MB

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