Introduction and analysis.; book i.; book ii.; book iii.; book iv.; book v.; book vi.; book vii.; book viii.; book ix.; book x.
Justice, Order and the Nature of Man "I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing." -- Plato, The Republic The Republic is Plato's best-known work. Composed as a Socratic dialogue, The Republic is one of the world's most influential works of philosophy and history.