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              How to Be a Leader: An Ancient Guide to Wise Leadership

              How to Be a Leader: An Ancient Guide to Wise Leadership (Hardback)

              By Plutarch; Edited by Beneker, Jeffrey

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              Classicist Beneker translates three political essays written by the philosopher, statesman, and moralist Plutarch of Chaeronia. These essays are timeless reflections on the proper way to lead and serve, publicly, at least with respect to the European and American political tradit...ions.
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              ISBN 9780691192116
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2019
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Ancient Wisdom for Modern Readers
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              The Passionate Statesman: Eros and Politics in Plutarch's Lives
               

              The Passionate Statesman: Eros and Politics in Plutarch's Lives (Hardback)

              By Beneker, Jeffrey

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              The Passionate Statesman explores the intersection of passion and politics in Plutarch's Parallel Lives, with special emphasis on how he represents the influence of eros, or erotic desire, on the careers of some of the most prominent statesmen from Greco-Roman antiquity.

              ISBN 9780199695904
              Released NZ 3 May 2012
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Rhetorical Exercises of Nikephoros Basilakes: <i>Progymnasmata</i> from Twelfth-Century Byzantium
               

              The Rhetorical Exercises of Nikephoros Basilakes: <i>Progymnasmata</i> from Twelfth-Century Byzantium (Hardback)

              By Basilakes, Nikephoros; Edited and translated by Beneker, Jeffrey; Gibson, Craig a.; Other Nikaephoros

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              Progymnasmata, exercises in the study of declamation, were the cornerstone of elite education from Hellenistic through Byzantine times. The Rhetorical Exercises of Nikephoros Basilakes, translated here into English for the first time, illuminate teaching and literary culture in o...ne of the most important epochs of the Byzantine Empire.
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              ISBN 9780674660243
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2016
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library
              Language (English)
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              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              How to Be a Leader: An Ancient Guide to Wise Leadership
                

              How to Be a Leader: An Ancient Guide to Wise Leadership (Audio CD / Audio)

              By Plutarch; Narrator Waterson, Matthew; Translated by Beneker, Jeffrey

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              Timeless advice on how to be a successful leader in any field.

              ISBN 9781684576456
              Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
              Publisher HighBridge Audio
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Byzantine Sinbad
                

              The Byzantine Sinbad (Hardback)

              By Andreopoulos, Michael; Translated by Beneker, Jeffrey; Gibson, Craig a.

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                11 May 21

              The Byzantine Sinbad collects The Book of Syntipas the Philosopher, originally a Persian story, and the sixty-two tales of The Fables of Syntipas--both translated from Syriac in the late eleventh century by Michael Andreopoulos. This volume is the first English translation to inc...lude these texts alongside the Byzantine Greek originals.
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              ISBN 9780674251472
              Released NZ 11 May 2021
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library
              Language (English)
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 11 May 2021
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              The Discourse of Marriage in the Greco-Roman World
               

              The Discourse of Marriage in the Greco-Roman World (Hardback, 1st edition)

              Edited by Beneker, Jeffrey; Tsouvala, Georgia

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              Demonstrates the varying conceptions of an institution that was central to ancient social and political life-and remains prominent in the modern world. This book contributes to understanding of the era and will fascinate anyone interested in depictions of marriage and the role an...d status of women in the late Hellenistic and early Imperial periods.
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              ISBN 9780299328405
              Released NZ 30 Aug 2020
              Publisher University of Wisconsin Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Wisconsin Studies in Classics
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