The Age of Alexander

The Age of Alexander : Nine Greek Lives

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This title includes textual and historical notes that supplement a segment of Plutarch's "Lives" which covers the rise of more

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  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 127 x 195.58 x 22.86mm | 317.51g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English, Latin
  • Reprint
  • maps
  • 0140442863
  • 9780140442861
  • 224,379

About G T Griffith

Plutarch's life spanned the second half of the 1st century AD. He was highly educated in rhetoric and philosophy at Athens but his deep interest in religion led him to Delphi, where he was eventually appointed a priesthood. He travelled, most crucially to Rome, where he lectured and made friends of considerable influence. He wrote and taught throughout his more