By William O. Stephens
William O. Stephens lucidly sketches Marcus Aurelius' upbringing, kin relatives, upward thrust to the throne, army campaigns, and legacy, situating his philosophy amidst his lifestyles and instances, explicating the standards shaping Marcus' philosophy, and clarifying key topics within the Memoranda. particularly designed to satisfy the desires of scholars looking an intensive realizing of this key determine and his significant paintings, Marcus Aurelius: A consultant for the Perplexed is the perfect consultant for figuring out this Stoic writer - the single thinker who used to be additionally an emperor.
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