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.
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Susan Zannos has been a lifelong educator, having taught at all levels, from preschool to college, in Mexico, Greece, Italy, Russia, and Lithuania, as well as in the United States. She has published a mystery Trust the Liar (Walker and Co.) and Human Types: Essence and the Enneagram (Samuel Weiser). Her book, Human Types, was recently translated into Russian, and in 2003 Susan was invited to tour Russia and lecture about her book. Another book she wrote for young adults, Careers in Education (Mitchell Lane) was selected for the New York Public Library’s "Books for the Teen Age 2003 List." She has written many books for children, including Chester Carlson and the Development of Xerography and The Life and Times of Ludwig van Beethoven (Mitchell Lane). When not traveling, Susan lives in the Sierra Foothills of Northern California.
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Book Description Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, 2004. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111584152826
Book Description Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, 2004. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Brand New!. Bookseller Inventory # VIB1584152826