Thomas G. West is Paul Ermine Potter and Dawn Tibbetts Potter Professor of Politics, Hillsdale College.
Grace Starry West is Associate Professor of Classical Studies, Hillsdale College.
I used this book for my undergraduate course on Ancient Philosophy. It was a required textbook, but it is also a quality book in its own right. Read morePublished on September 27, 2011 by Erik
Here is what I am looking for when I am reading Plato:
1. Quality of translation: I prefer readibility over beauty.
2. Read more
Having compared this translation with 4 or 5 other translations and with the Greek, I was most pleased with the Plato and less pleased with the Aristophanes. Read morePublished on January 11, 2009 by Matthew J. Summers
Before marking 'not useful' please look up the word 'useful' in the dictionary, people!
Never in my life have I been so outraged by what I have read as by the drivel... Read more
Thomas and Grace West translate Plato's Euthyphro, Apology and Crito and Aristophanes' Clouds in a clear and modern fashion. Read morePublished on December 9, 1998 by email@example.com