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Great sons of Greece

Plutarch

Great sons of Greece

Plutarch"s "Lives" of famous Greeks adapted for schools and home reading

by Plutarch

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Published by Watts & co. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Greece -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frederick J. Gould with illustrations by Walter Crane and C. G. Dixon.
      GenreBiography, Juvenile literature.
      SeriesThe world of youth series,, no. 1
      ContributionsGould, Frederick James, 1855-1938.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ5 .W81 no. 1
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 151 p.
      Number of Pages151
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6313680M
      LC Control Number34037442
      OCLC/WorldCa20959798

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        Unlike some people, I would not recommend histories written by the ancient Greeks themselves. You should read them, but they’re not necessarily reliable as history, especially about the Spartans, who left no histories of themselves and almost all.   Hesiod and Homer both composed important, famous epic poems. The two are also called the first great writers of Greek literature, having written during Greece's Archaic the act of writing, they are central to the history of ancient Greece because the "father of history," Herodotus, (Book II) credits them with giving the Greeks their gods.


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