Book reviews

Riedel, Volker
September 1998
International Journal of the Classical Tradition;Fall98, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p315
Book Review
Reviews two books concerning humanities. 'Nietzsche and the Modern Crisis of the Humanities,' by Peter Lavine; 'Composing the Soul,' by Graham Parkes.


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