M.F. Burnyeat: The Truth about Pythagoras, 22 February 2007
Show More Pythagoras: His Life, Teaching and Influence by Christoph Riedweg, translated by Steven Rendall.
Cornell, 216 pp., £9.95, May 2005, 0 8014 4240 0Show More
Pythagoras and the Pythagoreans: A Brief History by Charles Kahn.
Hackett, 193 pp., £10.95, October 2001, 0 87220 575 4Show More
“... derive any up-to-date picture of Pythagoras and the ideas of the movement he founded. Christopher Riedweg’s book is dedicated to Burkert, while Charles Kahn thanks Burkert for ‘superlative’ comments on the manuscript he sent to the publisher. Whenever Pythagoreanism comes up for scholarly study, the Burkert revelation is now everywhere, the anxiety of ...”