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  • 9780393314670 72

    The Republic: A New Translation

    Plato, William C. Scott, Richard W. Sterling


    "I envy the reader who sits in on these conversations for the first time, and with such a readable text."—John Ciardi

  • 9780393310771 72

    The Greek Way

    Edith Hamilton


    The aim of this work is not a history of events but an account of the achievement and spirit of Greece.

  • 9780393310788 72

    The Roman Way

    Edith Hamilton


    In this informal history of Roman civilization, Edith Hamilton vividly depicts the Roman life and spirit as they are revealed in the greatest writers of the time.

  • 9780393007800 72

    Greek Science After Aristotle

    G. E. R. Lloyd


    Although there is no exact equivalent to our term "science" in Greek, Western science may still be said to originate with the Greeks.

  • 9780393002928 72

    The Sumerians

    Charles Leonard Woolley


    In this book Professor Woolley, one of the world's foremost archaeologists, shows quite clearly that when Egyptian civilization began the civilization of the Sumerians had already flourished for at least 2,000 years.