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The story of philosophy.

Will Durant

The story of philosophy.

by Will Durant

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Published by Benn in [s.l.] .
Written in English


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  A Neglected Library Leads To Love In 'American Philosophy' John Kaag's new memoir-slash-philosophical treatise begins at a low point in his life, and follows his quest for answers to a . A brilliant and concise account of the lives and ideas of the great philosophers—Plato, Aristotle, Bacon, Spinoza, Voltaire, Kant, Schopenhauer, Spencer, Nietzsche, Bergson, Croce, Russell, Santayana, James, and Dewey—The Story of Philosophy is one of the great books of our write for the non-specialist as well as Will Durant, and this book Format: Paperback.


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