A True Story: Parallel English and Greek (Forgotten Books)
Publish date: 2007-12-19
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Pages no: 105
Edition language: English
Now, this is what I call a tall story... Lucian of Samosata (c. 120 - c. 200) was born in the Roman province of Syria. His mother tongue was probably some form of Aramaic, but he wrote his works in a Greek influenced by the Attic classics. He was a rhetorician, a philosopher of sorts and, after th...
The more things change, the more elitist d-bags stay the same. Apparently.
Possibly the first science fiction novel, it's from the 2nd century and sounds incredible: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/True_History