Describes the life and times of Socrates, a philosopher and teacher in ancient Athens who held that wisdom comes from questioning ideas and values rather than simply accepting what is passed on by parents and teachers. He was a war hero who was executed by his fellow citizens because he wouldn’t compromise his beliefs.

  • Publisher: Mitchell Lane
  • Series: Junior Biography of Ancient Civilizations
  • Year Published: 2014
  • Age Level: 7-10
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