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Plato's Republic

A Biography

by Simon Blackburn

Hardcover, 181 pages, Pgw, List Price: $19.95 |


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A Biography
Simon Blackburn

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A detailed analysis of Plato's influential philosophical treatise reveals how The Republic laid the political foundations of Western culture; explains the judicial, moral, and political ideas in the volume; and examines its influence on the modern world.

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