Plato (c. 427–347 b.c.) founded the Academy in Athens, the prototype of all Western universities, and wrote more than twenty philosophical dialogues.
Too many words were written and said about this classic for me to add anything new. So i'll only make a short comment on the translation. I found it to be very readable and modern. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Erez Davidi
Got this as a gift to a friend and they appreciated it. Guess there are more one could order also.Published 7 months ago by tobyno
While Plato can be difficult to follow this book was interesting for the approach it took to explaining the thoughts of the people around him at the time and why his mentors... Read morePublished 10 months ago by damien glenn
Originally my order was slow in shipping, but this seller gave me a partial refund quickly. Seems like slow shipping is a rare case with this seller. Read morePublished on March 22, 2011 by Scuba
A great little book. It's a great translation and there's a lot of supplemental material here to help the reader understand the text a bit more, which is always helpful. Read morePublished on March 20, 2010 by D. Avery
All philosophy, yesterday's and today's, is a battle between the two ancient Greeks, Plato and his student Aristotle. Read morePublished on January 22, 2010 by Israel Drazin