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Apr 23, 2013
| ISBN 9781782270515
Apr 23, 2013 | ISBN 9781782270515
The Embroidered Armour examines the Greek Mysteries, mythology and legends that heralded a revolution in thinking between the time of Homer and Plato, which gave birth to the Western cultural tradition.In investigating ancient Greek concepts concerning the relationship between seeing and knowing, Roberto Peregalli presents an eloquent demonstration of the modernity of ancient Greek wisdom.
“A small book that describes a Grand Tour through the origins of philosophy.” – Stefano Bucci, Corriere della Sera
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