Twelve Greeks and Romans Who Changed the World...

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Author  Carl J. Richard
Publisher  Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Publication Date   April 2, 2003
ISBN  0742527913
Pages  272

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In Twelve Greeks and Romans Who Changed the World, Carl J. Richard brings to life a group of men whose contributions fundamentally altered western society. In this compelling narrative, readers encounter a rich cast of characters, including eloquent Homer, shrewd Pericles, fiery Alexander, idealistic Plato, ambitious Caesar, dedicated Paul, and passionate Augustine. As he vibrantly describes the contributions of the individuals, Richard details the historical context in which each lived, showing how these men influenced their world and ours.

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