"Sachs’s translations are unequaled in making accessible to Greekless readers an Aristotle undistorted by the influence of Latin. In addition, his helpful glossaries not only explain his own translational choices, but also inform readers of common alternatives, thereby enabling them to cope with the secondary literature. His are my translations of choice, for both introductory and advanced courses."
—Alan White, Williams College
Definitely the best translation available, at least in terms of consistent translation of Greek words.Published 2 months ago by Orville Daniels
I really am enjoying this particular text. Joe makes it understandable to those of us who do not have an education in the classics but wish to know more of Aristotle thoughts and... Read morePublished 18 months ago by babar
I bought this book for a college level philosophy class. This book is a very difficult read. It was made easier by dicussing it with my classmates, but even then I still had a... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Lydia Ipswitch
Joe Sachs' translations of Aristotle and Plato are phenomenally good, but it was his translation of Aristotle's Nichomachean Ethics that solidified my studies as a PhD student. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Clifton D. Healy