Apology of Socrates by PlatoApology of Socrates by Plato

Apology of Socrates

byPlatoEditorAdela Marion Adam

Paperback | January 1, 2003

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First published in 1914, this volume was edited by the Cambridge classical scholar A. M. Adam. Intended for beginners, Adam based her text on the edition of her late husband, Dr James Adam, with revised notes and a new introduction. The text is given in the original Greek with a substantial vocabulary appended. This issue marks the twentieth printing of what is now a classic edition.
Plato was born c. 427 B.C. in Athens, Greece, to an aristocratic family very much involved in political government. Pericles, famous ruler of Athens during its golden age, was Plato's step-father. Plato was well educated and studied under Socrates, with whom he developed a close friendship. When Socrates was publically executed in 399 ...
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Title:Apology of SocratesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.28 inPublished:January 1, 2003Publisher:Cambridge University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521059585

ISBN - 13:9780521059589

Appropriate for ages: 16 - adult

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Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; Text; Notes; Vocabulary.