Plato - A fifth century B.C. Greek philosopher in Athens, who was the student of Socrates, and who attempted to preserve his teaching.
Socrates - A philosopher who was clearly devoted to the examination of the universe and the proper approach to living one's life in the world.
Pindar - He is characterized as the last defender of the old Athenian aristocracy and the beliefs that supported its continuation.
Aristophanes - A fifth century comic playwright in Athens and the representative of "Old Comedy" in Greece.
Herodotus - Is known as the first historian.
Thucydides - The historian of the Peloponnesian War and of the period of Athenian supremacy following the war.
Xenophon - A fifth century Athenian writer characterized as an ordinary Athenian gentleman.
Aeschylus - A fifth century Athenian playwright who is considered the father of tragic drama.
Sophocles - The second of the...
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