å Plato: Letters to my Son ↠ Neel Burton å Plato: Letters to my Son ↠ Neel Burton - Plato: Letters to my Son, Plato Letters to my Son Impeccably smooth Letters to my Son is a kind of dream biography that flows like a summer s day Charis CheeversAn eagle s old age is better than the youth of a sparrow Greek proverbIf ever I have ach

  • Title: Plato: Letters to my Son
  • Author: Neel Burton
  • ISBN: 9780956035387
  • Page: 409
  • Format: Paperback

å Plato: Letters to my Son ↠ Neel Burton, Plato: Letters to my Son, Neel Burton, Plato Letters to my Son Impeccably smooth Letters to my Son is a kind of dream biography that flows like a summer s day Charis CheeversAn eagle s old age is better than the youth of a sparrow Greek proverbIf ever I have achieved anything that might outlive me it was not for the support and encouragement of my ageing uncles or anyone else in my family but because I had the courage they Impeccab

Plato: Letters to my Son

å Plato: Letters to my Son ↠ Neel Burton å Plato: Letters to my Son ↠ Neel Burton - Plato: Letters to my Son, Plato Letters to my Son Impeccably smooth Letters to my Son is a kind of dream biography that flows like a summer s day Charis CheeversAn eagle s old age is better than the youth of a sparrow Greek proverbIf ever I have ach Plato: Letters to my Son

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Plato: Letters to my Son



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  1. This novel is a series of letters written by Plato on his deathbed, in which he addresses his little known and possibly fictional son , Adimantes, and gives him advice and guidance distilled from eighty years of life in Athens and throughout the Mediterranean, including Libya, Italy, and Sicily.Neel Burton has obviously conducted extensive and thorough research, and blends what is known about Plato s life with the work of his imagination The book flows beautifully There are a few passages that a [...]


  2. After a couple of other books on Plato, Neel Burton decided to write an autobiography from the viewpoint of Plato to his fictional son Adimantes Written as letters, you could call them chapters reflect on the life, lessons and death of Plato s master Socrates, Plato s own life and phylosophies, interest in mathematics and the Greek history as background Burton used The Republic, Apology, and other books by and references to Plato along with dozens of other Greek manuscripts and modern English tr [...]


  3. Neel Burton s Plato Letters to my Son is a series of letters written by Plato on his deathbed to his son, in which he gives little bits of advice and guidance taken from his own life I was totally impressed by the research Dr Burton must have gone through for this book in order to show what Plato s life might have been like along with the author using his own imagination Filled with Greek Mythology, this is a must read for all ages.This review is based on a complimentary copy from the author whi [...]


  4. This book introduces the reader to the history of Athens and the hardships that Plato dealt with To his son, Plato communicates how to deal with the inevitable failures and hardships that are to come when embarking on the path of philosophy Great read



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