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Death by philosophy : the biographical tradition in the life and death of the archaic philosophers Empedocles, Heraclitus, and Democritus

Author: Ava Chitwood
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2004.
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Brings to vivid life the connections between philosophy and biography by examining the spectacular--and often wildly implausible--biographies of famous pre-Socratic thinkers

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chitwood, Ava, 1953-
Death by philosophy.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2004
(OCoLC)607347598
Named Person: Empedocles.; Heraclitus, of Ephesus.; Democritus; Empédocle; Héraclite d'Éphèse; Démocrite; Democritus; Empedocles.; Heraclitus, of Ephesus.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ava Chitwood
ISBN: 0472113887 9780472113880
OCLC Number: 54988783
Language Note: English and Greek.
Description: 209 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Empedocles --
Heraclitus --
Democritus.
Responsibility: Ava Chitwood.
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