Books by Robin Waterfield

Released: Feb. 1, 2018

"Readers looking for an authoritative account of almost any aspect of ancient Greek history should be thoroughly gratified, but they will not come away with a deep sense of this people's worldview and how it differed from our own."
A comprehensive academic history of ancient Greece. Read full book review >
Released: April 1, 2004

"In a strong field of competitors, this one carries few championship qualities."
Of sophistry, slaughter, slavery, and, here and there, the smog that a visitor to Athens chews today while enjoying "the taste of ouzo with the sunlight filtering through a shady vine." Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 30, 1998

"The result is critical but well researched and cogently argued."
An absorbing biography of the beloved poet, philosopher, artist, and author of The Prophet. Read full book review >