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Late 1st/early 2nd century Greek philosopher and historian

Why Is Plutarch Influential?

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According to Wikipedia, Plutarch was a Greek Middle Platonist philosopher, historian, biographer, essayist, and priest at the Temple of Apollo in Delphi. He is known primarily for his Parallel Lives, a series of biographies of illustrious Greeks and Romans, and Moralia, a collection of essays and speeches. Upon becoming a Roman citizen, he was possibly named Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus .

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What Are Plutarch's Academic Contributions?

Plutarch is most known for their academic work in the field of history. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of literature and philosophy.

Plutarch has made the following academic contributions:

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