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Plutarch: Lives of the noble Grecians and Romans

Plutarch: Lives of the noble Grecians and Romans

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle. Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the free Kindle app for smartphones and tablets. Download the app for your device and start reading for free. ‘This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers.’ 'Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans, commonly called Parallel Lives or Plutarch's Lives, is a series of biograhphies of famous men, arranged in tandem to illuminate their common moral virtues or failings, written in the late 1st century. The surviving Parallel Lives contain twenty-three pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one Greek and one Roman, as well as four unpaired, single lives.It is a work of considerable importance, not... Show More

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