Anthony Gottlieb - The Dream of Reason (2nd Hand Paperback)
A New York Times Notable Book, a Los Angeles Times Best Book, and a Times Literary Supplement Best Book.
Already a classic, this landmark account of early Western thought now appears in a new edition with expanded coverage of the Middle Ages.
The Dream of Reason takes a fresh look at the writings of the great thinkers of classic philosophy and questions many pieces of conventional wisdom.
The book invites comparison with Bertrand Russell's monumental History of Western Philosophy.
- Format : Standard 2nd Hand Paperback
- Condition : Very Good
- Category : Non-Fiction - Philosophy, Religion & Spirituality
- Published : 2002 (This Ed. 2016 - Penguin - Revised Edition)
- ISBN : 9780141983844
- SKU : B002011
- PPC : SP400gm
- RRP : £9.99
- Quantity Available : 1 only.
"I've read loads of philosophy books, and consider this one essential reading. Easy to read but never dumbed down. Start here and gain the confidence to say yes, I get that or yes, I was wondering the same thing. Buy it !" - Google Review.
"Supplants all others" - AC Grayling, The Independent.
Anthony John Gottlieb is a British writer, author, historian of ideas, and former Executive Editor of The Economist. He is the author of two major works on the history of philosophy, The Dream of Reason and The Dream of Enlightenment.