Lives, Volume VII: Demosthenes and Cicero. Alexander and Caesar

Lives Volume VII Demosthenes and Cicero Alexander and Caesar Plutarch Plutarchus ca CE was born at Chaeronea in Boeotia in central Greece studied philosophy at Athens and after coming to Rome as a teacher in philosophy was given consular rank by t

  • Title: Lives, Volume VII: Demosthenes and Cicero. Alexander and Caesar
  • Author: Plutarch Bernadotte Perrin
  • ISBN: 9780674991101
  • Page: 120
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Plutarch Plutarchus , ca 45 120 CE, was born at Chaeronea in Boeotia in central Greece, studied philosophy at Athens, and, after coming to Rome as a teacher in philosophy, was given consular rank by the emperor Trajan and a procuratorship in Greece by Hadrian He was married and the father of one daughter and four sons He appears as a man of kindly character and indepenPlutarch Plutarchus , ca 45 120 CE, was born at Chaeronea in Boeotia in central Greece, studied philosophy at Athens, and, after coming to Rome as a teacher in philosophy, was given consular rank by the emperor Trajan and a procuratorship in Greece by Hadrian He was married and the father of one daughter and four sons He appears as a man of kindly character and independent thought, studious and learned.Plutarch wrote on many subjects Most popular have always been the 46 Parallel Lives, biographies planned to be ethical examples in pairs in each pair, one Greek figure and one similar Roman , though the last four lives are single All are invaluable sources of our knowledge of the lives and characters of Greek and Roman statesmen, soldiers and orators Plutarch s many other varied extant works, about 60 in number, are known as Moralia or Moral Essays They are of high literary value, besides being of great use to people interested in philosophy, ethics, and religion.The Loeb Classical Library edition of the Lives is in eleven volumes.

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    1. Plutharkhos'un “Paralel Hayatlar” başyapıtının bir diğer bölümü olan “Demosthenes - Cicero”, iki ünlü filozofun hayatlarındaki farklı tercihlerine rağmen nasıl birbirlerine benzer hayatlar yaşadıklarını konu alıyor. Plutharkhos’un akıcı diliyle yine zevkli bir tarihi konu okuma fırsatı bulduğumuz kitapta Cicero’nun hayatına dair oldukça detaylı bilgi okumak mümkün. Cicero’nun eserlerini okuyan edebiyat severlerin göz atmasını önerdiğim eserde Caesa [...]

    2. Plutarch's descriptions of Demosthenes, Cicero, Alexander, and Caesar are memorable and filled with interesting anecdotes. In keeping with his purpose, he deals not simply with historical occurrences, but also with the character traits of the men he describes. Insights from his Lives are powerfully applicable to modern times.

    3. Plutarch's Lives are fascinating in the way they reveal the trajectories of classical personages through the intellectual imaginary of the ancient world.

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