Plato

427–347 BC
Civilization: Greek — Athens
   Field of Renown:  literature — Philosopher
Era:  Decline

Writer of moral philosophy. Well known for 'Dialogues'. Student of Socrates.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
Willing Prisoner  in  Pictures from Greek Life and Story  by  Alfred J. Church
Death of Socrates  in  The Story of the Greeks  by  H. A. Guerber
Dion and Dionysius  in  The Story of the Greeks  by  H. A. Guerber
Socrates  in  Famous Men of Greece  by  John H. Haaren and A. B. Poland
Plato in  Back Matter  by  books/horne/artists/_back.html
Alcibiades Praises Socrates  in  The Story of Greece  by  Mary Macgregor
The Man Called "The Broad"  in  Stories of the Ancient Greeks  by  Charles D. Shaw
When Sparta Ruled  in  The Story of the Greek People  by  Eva March Tappan
Two Philosophers, Socrates and Plato  in  Old World Hero Stories  by  Eva March Tappan


Image Links


Plato: From a bronze bust at Naples.
 in Pictures from Greek Life and Story

The School of Plato, Knille
 in Famous Men of Greece

Philosophers of Athens, Raphael
 in Famous Men of Greece

Celebrated Greeks—I.
 in Greatest Nations - Greece

School of Athens (Plato with Aristotle beside him is lecturing)
 in The Story of the Greek People