Empedocles: The Extant Fragments

Empedocles: The Extant Fragments


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This book chronicles the life and writings of Empedocles philosophical activity between the defeat of the Fabii at Cremera and the establishment of the Decemvirate, including Diogenes account that when there were signs of tyranny in Acragas, Empedocles persuaded the people to put an end to their rivalries and to adopt a democratic form of government.

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ISBN-13: 9780300024753
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 09/10/1981
Pages: 376
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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