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Published: 31 May 2018

464 Pages


ISBN: 9780198818601

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Philosophy in the Hellenistic and Roman Worlds

A history of philosophy without any gaps, Volume 2

Peter Adamson

A History of Philosophy

  • The second volume in Peter Adamson's acclaimed history of philosophy
  • A fascinating guide to 800 years of thought: 3rd century BC to sixth century AD
  • Explores the thought and ideas of major and lesser-known thinkers in historical context
  • Tells the story with wit and humour
  • Assumes no prior knowledge—ideal for beginning students, or anyone who wants to read philosophy for pleasure
  • No gaps! Tells the whole story, not just the most famous bits
  • A self-standing volume—may be read independently of others in the series