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Roman Era Philosophers: Hypatia, Apollonius of Tyana, Plutarch, Plotinus, Ammonius Saccas, Aedesius, Simplicius of Cilicia, Ammonius Hermiae

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Published August 15th 2011
ISBN : 9781156864807
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52 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 50. Chapters: Hypatia, Apollonius of Tyana, Plutarch, Plotinus, Ammonius Saccas, Aedesius, Simplicius of Cilicia,MorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 50. Chapters: Hypatia, Apollonius of Tyana, Plutarch, Plotinus, Ammonius Saccas, Aedesius, Simplicius of Cilicia, Ammonius Hermiae, Hierocles of Alexandria, Damascius, Chrysanthius, Philo, Porphyry, Iamblichus, Themistius, Nicolaus of Damascus, Numenius of Apamea, Cassius Longinus, Maximus of Ephesus, Disciples of Plotinus, Terebinthus, Nicomachus, Olympiodorus the Younger, Alcinous, Theon of Smyrna, Syrianus, Sallustius, Asclepiodotus of Alexandria, Domninus of Larissa, Amelius, Maximus of Tyre, Aetius, Aeneas of Gaza, Priscian of Lydia, Scythianus, Sosipatra, Damis, Sotion, Isidore of Alexandria, Albinus, Potamo of Alexandria, Hermias, Aedesia, Origen the Pagan, Antoninus, Atticus, Asclepigenia, Gaius the Platonist, Attalus, Dexippus, Onasander, Agapius, Moderatus of Gades, Zenodotus, Heliodorus of Alexandria, Cronius the Pythagorean, Anaxilaus, Alexicrates, Pseudo-Democritus, Eusebius of Myndus, Theodorus of Asine, Hierius, Fronto of Emesa, Arnouphis. Excerpt: Plutarch (Ancient Greek:, Plo tarkhos, Ancient Greek: ) then named, on his becoming a Roman citizen, Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus ( ), c. 46 - 120 AD, was a Greek historian, biographer, essayist, and Middle Platonist known primarily for his Parallel Lives and Moralia. He was born to a prominent family in Chaeronea, Boeotia, a town about twenty miles east of Delphi. Ruins of the Temple of Apollo at Delphi, where Plutarch served as one of the priests responsible for interpreting the predictions of the oracle.Plutarch was born in 46 AD in the small town of Chaeronea, in the Greek region known as Boeotia. His family was wealthy. The name of Plutarchs father has not been preserved, but it was probably Nikarchus, from the common habit of Greek families to repeat a name in alternate generations. The name of Plutarchs grandfather was Lamprias, as he ...