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How to Be Free: An Ancient Guide to the Stoic Life

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Born a slave, the Roman Stoic philosopher Epictetus (c. 55-135 AD) taught that mental freedom is supreme, since it can liberate one anywhere, even in a prison. In How to Be Free , A. A. Long--one of the world's leading authorities on Stoicism and a pioneer in its remarkable contemporary revival--provides a superb new edition of Epictetus's celebrated guide to the Stoic philosophy of life (the Encheiridion ) along with a selection of related reflections in his Discourses . Freedom, for Epictetus, is not a human right or a ...

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How to Be Free: An Ancient Guide to the Stoic Life 2018, Princeton University Press, Princeton

ISBN-13: 9780691177717

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How to Be Free: An Ancient Guide to the Stoic Life 2018, HighBridge Audio, Old Saybrook

ISBN-13: 9781684414789

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