The Iliad is an epic poem in dactylic hexameters, traditionally attributed to Homer. Set in the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of Ilium by a coalition of Greek states, it tells of the battles and events during the weeks of a quarrel between King Agamemnon and the warrior Achilles.
The Republic is a Socratic dialogue by Plato, written c. 380 B.C.E.. It is one of the most influential works of philosophy and political theory, and Plato?s best known work. The book asks the question ?why should people do good things?? and also the question ‘are people punished for doing bad things??. Plato said that people should not do bad things because people who do bad things end up unhappy. However, people who do good things end up happy.
The Art of War…
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