How to Keep Your Cool: An Ancient Guide to Anger Management

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Price
$16.95  $15.59
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Publish Date
Pages
240
Dimensions
4.8 X 6.9 X 1.0 inches | 0.65 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780691181950

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About the Author

James Romm is the editor and translator of Seneca's How to Die: An Ancient Guide to the End of Life (Princeton) and the author of Dying Every Day: Seneca at the Court of Nero (Knopf). He has written for the New York Review of Books and the Wall Street Journal, among other publications. He is the James H. Ottaway Jr. Professor of Classics at Bard College and lives in Barrytown, New York.

Reviews

"This is a well-produced, stimulating book and a worthy addition to an excellent series."---Ray Morris, Classics for All
"How to Keep Your Cool presents one of Seneca's most timely essays in an attractive format that is sure to appeal to readers. James Romm's excellent translation is more readable than any other."--A. A. Long, author of Epictetus: A Stoic and Socratic Guide to Life
"Few have written more eloquently and profoundly on the perils of anger than Seneca and few have translated him better than James Romm."--Ryan Holiday, coauthor of The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living
"This is wisdom down the ages."--Paradigm Explorer