The Last Days of Socrates
What was Socrates really like? What did he do that led up to his death? Roger Penney argues that Socrates was a great man; a man of humour, sensitivity and who showed great skill in dealing with his enemies. Journey back to ancient Athens in this vivid account of the trial of Socrates, bringing the characters and the time period to life. Penney demonstrates his knowledge in this field through carefully crafted arguments and common questions and responses. He is an advocate for truth and justice and freedom of speech. An accessible read for anyone interested in the subject, from novice philosopher to experts in the field.