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Plato – Socrates’ Defence | Review

Title: Socrates’ Defence

Author: Plato

Type: Non-Fiction

Page Count/Review Word Count: 60

Rating 4/5

 

 

When Plato was accused of corrupting the youth of Athens, he went through a trial in which the jury decided whether to execute him or not. This is the defence that he gave, as recorded by Plato, his famous student.

 

 

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K. O. Reuben – Athens | Review

Title: Athens

Author: K. O. Reuben

Type: Fiction

Page Count/Review Word Count: 72

Rating: 3/10

 

K. O. Reuben - Athens

K. O. Reuben – Athens

 

I feel a bit harsh about the low rating here, because I went to university with the book’s author. Unfortunately, it was just difficult to read, with spelling and grammar mistakes all over the place – it needed spell-checking and then editing, and then perhaps the story might’ve shone through the murk of the linguistics.

 

Athens

Athens

 

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