Plutarch - Lives of Illustrious Men Author:Plutarch This book is one that was produced by much investigation gy the Author, who took it upn himself to write many short stories or poems about his contemporaries including, Caesar, Alexandrer, Antony, Pericles, Themistocles, etc. Written in a time period that philosophy, drama, battles, and adventure all were but parts of the sum of these historical... more » figures. This is very strong in the philosophies of men, and provide much history and intimate details about each person.« less
I am afraid I cannot say that I did not read this, but it is true. I glanced through chapters and certain sections, and they were heavy with deep descripted thoughts and philosophy that I don't think I'm the right one for this book. It is a classic, very well written, and deeply engrossing.