By Frederic Raphael
This publication is the end result of greater than sixty years of a writing lifestyles within which Frederic Raphael has again repeatedly to the literature and panorama of the traditional international. In his new e-book, Raphael deploys his popular wit and erudition to provide us a vibrant mosaic of the complexities and contradictions underlying Western civilization and its carrying on with impact upon modern society. Tackling a extensive diversity of issues, from the presumed superiority of democracy to the momentum in the back of ultra-modern homosexual rights move, Raphael's usually daringly heterodox view of the Greek and Roman international will impress, shock, and, while, entertain readers. He indicates how the interaction of fiction and fact, rhetorical aspiration and useful crafty, are threaded via glossy culture.
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Antiquity Matters by Frederic Raphael