Genius of the Ancient World


Genius of the Ancient World

Historian Bettany Hughes travels to India, Greece and China on the trail of three giants of ancient philosophy - Buddha, Socrates and Confucius.


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Buddha

1. Genius of the Ancient World: Buddha

Bettany Hughes travels to India to investigate the revolutionary ideas of the Buddha.

Socrates

2. Genius of the Ancient World: Socrates

Bettany Hughes is in Greece, on the trail of the influential maverick thinker Socrates.

Confucius

3. Genius of the Ancient World: Confucius

Bettany Hughes visits China on the trail of Confucius, a great sage of Chinese history.