Lucretius and the modern world /

Lucretius' On the Nature of Things, provides a poetic exposition of the doctrines of the Greek atomist, Epicurus. This book offers a description of the poem, with special emphasis on its version of materialism and on its attempt to devise an ethical system that suits such a universe.

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Main Author: Johnson, W. R. 1933- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2006.
Series:Classical inter/faces.
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