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Plutarch's lives. Vol. 2

Author: Plutarch.; Bernard Mayes
Publisher: Ashland, OR : Blackstone Audiobooks, ℗1996.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally named Parallel Lives, the work pairs eminent Romans with famous Greek counterparts--like the orators Cicero and Demosthenes--giving illuminating treatments of each separately and then comparing the two in a pithy essay. This second volume includes Alexander and Caesar, Demetrius and Antony, Dion and Marcus Brutus, the aforementioned Demosthenes and Cicero, as well as biographies of Alexander, Caesar, Cato  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Plutarch.; Bernard Mayes
ISBN: 0786110961 9780786110964 078611097X 9780786110971
OCLC Number: 42892412
Notes: Unabridged.
In two containers.
Performer(s): Read by Bernard Mayes.
Description: 29 audiocassettes (43 hr., 30 min.) : analog
Other Titles: Lives.
Responsibility: by Plutarch.

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Originally named Parallel Lives, the work pairs eminent Romans with famous Greek counterparts--like the orators Cicero and Demosthenes--giving illuminating treatments of each separately and then comparing the two in a pithy essay. This second volume includes Alexander and Caesar, Demetrius and Antony, Dion and Marcus Brutus, the aforementioned Demosthenes and Cicero, as well as biographies of Alexander, Caesar, Cato the Younger, and others.

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