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              How to Think about War: An Ancient Guide to Foreign Policy

              How to Think about War: An Ancient Guide to Foreign Policy (Hardback)

              By Thucydides; Introduction by Hanink, Johanna

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              An accessible modern translation of essential speeches from Thucydides's History that takes readers to the heart of his profound insights on diplomacy, foreign policy, and war Why do nations go to war? What are citizens willing to die for? What justifies foreign invasion? And doe ...

              ISBN 9780691190150
              Published 15 January 2019
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              Series Ancient Wisdom for Modern Readers
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              How to Keep Your Cool: An Ancient Guide to Anger Management

              How to Keep Your Cool: An Ancient Guide to Anger Management (Hardback)

              By Seneca; Introduction by Romm, James S.

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              Timeless wisdom on controlling anger in personal life and politics from the Roman Stoic philosopher and statesman Seneca In his essay On Anger (De Ira), the Roman Stoic thinker Seneca (c. 4 BC-65 AD) argues that anger is the most destructive passion: No plague has cost the human ...

              ISBN 9780691181950
              Published 15 February 2019
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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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              Timeless advice on how to be a successful leader in any field The ancient biographer and essayist Plutarch thought deeply about the leadership qualities of the eminent Greeks and Romans he profiled in his famous-and massive-Lives, including politicians and generals such as Pericl ...

              ISBN 9780691192116
              Published 15 October 2019
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              How to Be a Friend: An Ancient Guide to True Friendship
               

              How to Be a Friend: An Ancient Guide to True Friendship (EPUB ebook)

              By Cicero, Marcus Tullius

              Ancient wisdom for modern readers --Page facing title page.

              ISBN 9780691183893
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              Language en
              Published 9 October 2018
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              How to Think about God: An Ancient Guide for Believers and Nonbelievers

              How to Think about God: An Ancient Guide for Believers and Nonbelievers (Hardback)

              By Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Translated by Freeman, Philip

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              A vivid and accessible new translation of Cicero's influential Stoic writings on the divine Most ancient Romans were deeply religious and their world was overflowing with gods-from Jupiter, Minerva, and Mars to countless local divinities, household gods, and ancestral spirits. On ...

              ISBN 9780691183657
              Published 15 October 2019
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