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Marcus Aurelius : warrior, philosopher, emperor

Author: Frank McLynn
Publisher: London : Bodley Head, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The vivid, magisterial and long-awaited biography of Marcus Aurelilus, the Roman Emperor, and embodiment of the philosopher's king, whose life and works still speak to us 2,000 years after his death." - - Book Jacket.
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Biographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McLynn, Frank.
Marcus Aurelius.
London : Bodley Head, 2009
(OCoLC)649527260
Named Person: Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome; Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome; Marc Aurèle, (empereur romain); Kaiser) Mark Aurel (Römisches Reich; Marcus Aurelius / Emperor of Rome / 121-180.; Mark Aurel, Römisches Reich Kaiser
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frank McLynn
ISBN: 9780224072922 0224072927 9781844135271 1844135276
OCLC Number: 276647695
Description: xvii, 684 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Frank McLynn.

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Marcus Aurelius is the one great figure of antiquity who still speaks to us today, nearly 2,000 years after his death.  Read more...

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