Pliny the Elder Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Pliny the Elder.

  • 2 Biographies
  • 2 Encyclopedia Articles
  • 5 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more

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Encyclopedia Articles (2)

102 words, approx. 1 pages
Pliny the Elder 23-79 Roman scholar and writer who produced a comprehensive encyclopedia of zoology and botany, as well as astronomy, geography, and other topics. In the encyclopedia, Historia Natural... Read more
500 words, approx. 2 pages
Pliny the Elder 23-79 Roman Scholar Although only one of his works, Natural History, has survived, Pliny the Elder became famous for that work. Natural History was a 37-volume encyclopedia that covere... Read more