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The end of time

著者: David Horowitz
出版商: San Francisco, CA : Encounter Books, 2005.
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Three days after terrorists flew planes into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, David Horowitz discovered that he had prostate cancer. As America was rebuilding, he emerged from months of treatment with a "reprieve" from his disease. He emerged as well with this remarkable book of hard-won insights about how we get to our end and what we learn along the way. A stunning departure from the polemics and social  再读一些...
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类型/形式: Electronic books
Biography
附加的形体格式: Print version:
Horowitz, David, 1939-
End of time.
San Francisco, CA : Encounter Books, 2005
(DLC) 2005040682
(OCoLC)57722521
提及的人: David Horowitz; David Horowitz; David Horowitz; David Horowitz
材料类型: 传记, 文献, 互联网资源
文件类型: 互联网资源, 计算机文档
所有的著者/提供者: David Horowitz
ISBN: 1594031290 9781594031298 1590458656 9781590458655
OCLC号码: 60378448
复制注解: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
描述: 1 online resource (1 v.)
详述: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
责任: David Horowitz.

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Three days after terrorists flew planes into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, David Horowitz discovered that he had prostate cancer. As America was rebuilding, he emerged from months of treatment with a "reprieve" from his disease. He emerged as well with this remarkable book of hard-won insights about how we get to our end and what we learn along the way. A stunning departure from the polemics and social criticism that have made Horowitz one of our most controversial public intellectuals, The End of Time is an unflinching and lyrical meditation on subjects ranging from what parents inadvertently teach us in their deaths, to the forbidding reality of the cancer ward and the way in which figures like Mohammed Atta use death to become gods of their own mad creation. Hovering protectively over these ruminations and Horowitz's personal crisis is his wife, April, whose stubborn love reached into the heart of his medical darkness and led him back toward the light of this work. The End of Time is also about the redemptive power of language and literature. One of the writers appearing here is the Catholic philosopher and scientist Blaise Pascal, whose Pensees functions as Horowitz's model and guide. Citing Pascal's famous observation that "the heart has its reasons which reason does not know," Horowitz writes: "I do not have the faith of Pascal, but I know its feeling. While reason tells me the pictures will stop, I will be unafraid when death comes. I will feel my way toward the horizon in front of me, and my heart will take me home."

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