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The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius

The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius( )
Author: Rutherford, R. B.
Series title:Oxford Classical Monographs
ISBN:978-0-19-814755-8
Publication Date:May 1991
Publisher:Oxford University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $108.14
Book Description:

Marcus Aurelius, Roman emperor from AD 161 to 180, is renowned for his just rule at home and for his long frontier wars. But his lasting claim to fame rests on the work known as the Meditations - a bedside book of reflections and self-admonitions composed in Greek (the language of philosophy)during his last years and partly while on campaign. These sparse notes, intended for the author's eyes alone, give unique access to the mind of an ancient ruler; they also contain many passages of...
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Book Details
Pages:300
Detailed Subjects: History / Ancient / Rome
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13.8 x 21.8 x 1.8 cm
Book Weight:0.417 Kilograms



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