Oct 01, 2015 · If Camus wrote a popular thriller, "The Naked Philosopher" would be it. "The book - a first time effort by Paul Margolis - weaves a fast-paced, suspenseful plot around astute observations of Los Angeles and the subculture of philosophers. I read the book in two days and thoroughly enjoyed the read.4.7/5(80). This list of ancient Greek philosophers contains philosophers who studied in ancient Greece or spoke Greek. Ancient Greek philosophy began in Miletus with the pre-Socratic philosopher Thales and lasted through Late Antiquity.Some of the most famous and influential Greek philosophers of all time were from the ancient Greek world, including Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle.