Intellectuals

From Marx and Tolstoy to Sartre and Chomsky
Product Number: EB00236063
Released: Mar 18, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780061871474
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Description

A fascinating portrait of the minds that have shaped the modern world. In an intriguing series of case studies, Rousseau, Shelley, Marx, Ibsen, Tolstoy, Hemingway, Bertrand Russell, Brecht, Sartre, Edmund Wilson, Victor Gollancz, Lillian Hellman, Cyril Connolly, Norman Mailer, James Baldwin, Kenneth Tynan, and Noam Chomsky, among others, are revealed as intellectuals both brilliant and contradictory, magnetic and dangerous.

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Author(s): Paul Johnson
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Oct 13, 2009

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