The Final Days of Socrates, Plato
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The Final Days of Socrates

Author: Plato

Narrator: Donal Donnelly

Unabridged: 6 hr 3 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Recorded Books

Published: 01/01/1989

Genre: History - Ancient - Greece

Synopsis

The trial and condemnation of Socrates (469-399 B.C.) is one of the most tragic episodes in the history of Athens' decline. Plato, Socrates' most devoted disciple, has preserved for us the essence of the teaching and logical system of question-and-answer of western civilization's purest intellect in this sequence of four works: Euthyphro, The Apology, Crito, and Phaedo. Narrators: Donal Donnelly, Ray Atherton

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