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              How to Be a Bad Emperor: An Ancient Guide to Truly Terrible Leaders
               

              How to Be a Bad Emperor: An Ancient Guide to Truly Terrible Leaders (Hardback)

              By Suetonius; Edited by Osgood, Josiah

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              • Pub Date
                15 Jan 20

              What would Caligula do? What the worst Roman emperors can teach us about how not to lead If recent history has taught us anything, it's that sometimes the best guide to leadership is the negative example. But that insight is hardly new. Nearly 2,000 years ago, Suetonius wrote Liv ...

              ISBN 9780691193991
              Release Date 15 January 2020
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              Series Ancient Wisdom for Modern Readers
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              How to Grow Old: Ancient Wisdom for the Second Half of Life

              How to Grow Old: Ancient Wisdom for the Second Half of Life (Hardback)

              By Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Introduction by Freeman, Philip

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              Worried that old age will inevitably mean losing your libido, your health, and possibly your marbles too? Well, Cicero has some good news for you. In How to Grow Old, the great Roman orator and statesman eloquently describes how you can make the second half of life the best part ...

              ISBN 9780691167701
              Published 15 April 2016
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Ancient Wisdom for Modern Readers
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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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              How to Win an Election: An Ancient Guide for Modern Politicians

              How to Win an Election: An Ancient Guide for Modern Politicians (Hardback)

              By Cicero, Quintus Tullius; Translated by Freeman, Philip

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              A Roman guide for campaigning. It is suitable for politicians and those who enjoys watching them try to manipulate their way into office.

              ISBN 9780691154084
              Published 15 February 2012
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ancient Wisdom for Modern Readers
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              How to Die: An Ancient Guide to the End of Life

              How to Die: An Ancient Guide to the End of Life (Hardback)

              By Seneca; Introduction by Romm, James S.

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              ISBN 9780691175577
              Published 15 February 2018
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Ancient Wisdom for Modern Readers
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              How to Win an Argument: An Ancient Guide to the Art of Persuasion

              How to Win an Argument: An Ancient Guide to the Art of Persuasion (Hardback)

              By Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Edited and translated by May, James M.

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              The description for this book, How to Win an Argument: An Ancient Guide to the Art of Persuasion, will be forthcoming.

              ISBN 9780691164335
              Published 15 October 2016
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              How to Run a Country: An Ancient Guide for Modern Leaders
               

              How to Run a Country: An Ancient Guide for Modern Leaders (EPUB ebook – Course Book)

              By Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Translated by Freeman, Philip

              O How to Win an Election was a delight--and How to Run a Country is even better. Cicero's acute observations about how to govern will resonate with everyone who recognizes that the tribalism, ideological extremism, and coarsened culture of politics today urgently need to change. ...

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              Published 6 January 2013
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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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              Published 9 October 2018
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              How to Drink: A Classical Guide to the Art of Imbibing
                

              How to Drink: A Classical Guide to the Art of Imbibing (Hardback)

              By Obsopoeus, Vincent; Edited by Fontaine, Michael

              • RRP: $36.50
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              • Pub Date
                7 Apr 20

              A spirited new translation of a forgotten classic, shot through with timeless wisdom Is there an art to drinking alcohol? Can drinking ever be a virtue? The Renaissance humanist and neoclassical poet Vincent Obsopoeus (ca. 1498-1539) thought so. In the winelands of sixteenth-cent ...

              ISBN 9780691192147
              Release Date 7 April 2020
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              Series Ancient Wisdom for Modern Readers
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