By David Stuttard
From arithmetic to politics, from portray and sculpture to recreation, the reader will meet either the recognized and not more recognized figures corresponding to Milo, the Olympic wrestler; Aspasia, the bright woman highbrow; Zeuxis, the painter who invented trompe l'oeil; and Epaminondas, who taught strategies to Philip of Macedon.
David Stuttard has written a number of books at the Classical global together with 'The Parthenon: energy and Politics at the Acropolis'.
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A History of Ancient Greece in Fifty Lives by David Stuttard