EBOOK / PDF [The Confessions of Socrates]

Summary Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ´ R.L. Prendergast

The Confessions of Socrates Summary Í eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Summary Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ´ R.L. Prendergast Writes vividly about the people and events that shaped him as a person The mother who encouraged his uestions Teachers who promoted the Greek ideals of courage and glory Bloody battles Lifelong friends lost and enemies made Being procl. A fascinating book that takes you back to life in ancient Greece It is well researched and written in the format of what Socrates may have said in letters to his sons prior to his execution The author has skillfully brought Socrates the man to life as well as the time in which he lived The book makes you see Socrates as he might have seen himself as he came to the end of his life Note by reading in the Kindle it was very easy to also get a brief history of Socrates family friends Greek gods and the places mentioned I thoroughly enjoyed the book HVAC Design Sourcebook of courage and glory Bloody battles Lifelong friends lost and enemies made Being procl. A fascinating book that takes you back to life in ancient Greece It is well researched and written in the format Hoot of what Socrates may have said in letters to his sons prior to his execution The author has skillfully brought Socrates the man to life as well as the time in which he lived The book makes you see Socrates as he might have seen himself as he came to the end Melvin Mencher's News Reporting and Writing of his life Note by reading in the Kindle it was very easy to also get a brief history Unless of Socrates family friends Greek gods and the places mentioned I thoroughly enjoyed the book

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The Confessions of Socrates Summary Í eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Summary Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ´ R.L. Prendergast Aimed the world’s wisest manFearing his sons may follow in his ill fated path Socrates honestly reveals his thoughts and feelings his successes and his failures and his search for the answer to the ultimate uestion how can I be happy. Shortlisted for the Rubery Book Award for Fiction 2017While Socrates sits in prison in Athens awaiting his death sentence he writes to his sons telling them of his varied life as a stone mason s apprentice a soldier and teacher One soon comes to like the self effacing philosopher and to begin to understand the complex society in which he lived The characters are fascinating and distinctive Crito the hero the loving slave Diotima and Socrates himself who risked unpopularity by logical uestioning but never single dimensional There are exciting battle scenes philosophical disputes and shamings all culminating in the famous trial The book is written in beautifully clear prose so that what might seem distant in time and relevance is brought to life ruberybookawardcom Streetwise German of his varied life as a stone mason s apprentice a soldier and teacher One soon comes to like the self effacing philosopher and to begin to understand the complex society in which he lived The characters are fascinating and distinctive Crito the hero the loving slave Diotima and Socrates himself who risked unpopularity by logical uestioning but never single dimensional There are exciting battle scenes philosophical disputes and shamings all culminating in the famous trial The book is written in beautifully clear prose so that what might seem distant in time and relevance is brought to life ruberybookawardcom

Summary Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ´ R.L. Prendergast

The Confessions of Socrates Summary Í eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Summary Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ´ R.L. Prendergast Socrates sits chained to a wall in a small prison cell In a month he will die of hemlock poisoning At night by the light of a tiny oil lamp on rolls of paper smuggled in by loyal friends he tells his three sons the story of his lifeHe. I received a free e copy of The Confessions of Socrates by RL Prendergast from Goodreads for my honest reviewThis is a wonderful book The book is written as twenty eight daily entries by Socrates to his sons as he awaits execution on death row In this book we get a glimpse into Socrates life and his upbringing We also get to read about what Socrates life could have been like I liked how the book was told from the perspective of Socrates examining his own life The book takes us from his childhood until his death sentence A vivid readThere are maps at the front of the book that I recommend you reference while you are reading it I also recommend looking at the glossaries and time line sections at the end of the book while reading the book


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    EBOOK / PDF [The Confessions of Socrates] Humanizing Socrates? The author has done a fantastic job accomplishing what he tells us in his notes was his goal in writing this thoughtful novel and character study The story is set in the form of an autobiography written by Socrates to his

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    EBOOK / PDF [The Confessions of Socrates] I received a free e copy of The Confessions of Socrates by RL Prendergast from Goodreads for my honest reviewTh

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    EBOOK / PDF [The Confessions of Socrates] Many thanks to Dekko Prendergast and Goodreads for the opportunity to review this bookThis book takes us back in Socrates' life to give us an understanding of early Greek life and how he began his life as a logic teacher He really wasn't well liked according to this book And he was a bit snooty He was very proud

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    EBOOK / PDF [The Confessions of Socrates] I had high hopes for this book but I just couldn't get into it Of course I knew I was reading a fiction story as nothing has even been found that gives factual information about Socrates but I was expecting than I was receiving in the first fe

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    EBOOK / PDF [The Confessions of Socrates] The Confessions of Socrates are daily articles written by Socrates while being held in his prison cell as he awaits the day of his execution This new novel by RL Prendergast tells how his family and friends have arranged f

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    R.L. Prendergast ´ 8 characters Summary Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ´ R.L. Prendergast Read The Confessions of Socrates A fascinating book that takes you back to life in ancient Greece It is well researched and written in the format of what Socrates may have said in letters to his sons prior to his execution The author has skillfully brought Socrates the man to life as well as the time in which he lived The book makes you see Socrates as

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    R.L. Prendergast ´ 8 characters Summary Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ´ R.L. Prendergast Read The Confessions of Socrates The author did hit on the major events of Socrates life and in the process managed to humanize Socrates Not an easy thing to do

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    Read The Confessions of Socrates R.L. Prendergast ´ 8 characters Summary Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ´ R.L. Prendergast Shortlisted for the Rubery Book Award for Fiction 2017While Socrates sits in prison in Athens awaiting his death sentence he writes to his sons

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    EBOOK / PDF [The Confessions of Socrates] Summary Å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ´ R.L. Prendergast Read The Confessions of Socrates I received The Confessions of Socrates as part of a Goodreads giveawayLocked in a prison cell with only a month to live revolutionary ancient

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    EBOOK / PDF [The Confessions of Socrates] Received this book in a giveaway on Goodreads I don’t find myself normally reading a true historical fiction without a bit of suspense or romance in it but found this to be a pretty solid book The book is basically letters found from Socrates to his family during his jail sentence awaiting his death going ove

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  • Hardcover
  • 336
  • The Confessions of Socrates
  • R.L. Prendergast
  • en
  • 24 May 2020
  • 9780978454876