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The Resource The hemlock cup : Socrates, Athens and the search for the good life, Bettany Hughes

The hemlock cup : Socrates, Athens and the search for the good life, Bettany Hughes

Label
The hemlock cup : Socrates, Athens and the search for the good life
Title
The hemlock cup
Title remainder
Socrates, Athens and the search for the good life
Statement of responsibility
Bettany Hughes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'The Hemlock Cup' gives Socrates the biography he deserves, setting him in the context of the Eastern Mediterranean that was his home, and dealing with him as he himself dealt with the world
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Hughes, Bettany
Dewey number
  • 183.2
  • 183.2
  • 183.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Socrates
  • Philosophers
  • Athens (Greece)
  • Biography
Label
The hemlock cup : Socrates, Athens and the search for the good life, Bettany Hughes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780099554059
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 499 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780099554059
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)
Label
The hemlock cup : Socrates, Athens and the search for the good life, Bettany Hughes
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780099554059
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 499 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780099554059
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)

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