Naturales Quaestiones: Bks.I-III v. 1

Naturales Quaestiones: Bks.I-III v. 1

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Seneca (c. 4 65 CE) devotes most of Naturales Quaestiones to celestial phenomena. In Book 1 he discusses fires in the atmosphere; in 2, lightning and thunder; in 3, bodies of water. Seneca s method is to survey the theories of major authorities on the subject at hand, so his work is a guide to Greek and Roman thinking about the heavens.show more

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  • HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS
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