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Adventures in genius,

Author: Will Durant
Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster, 1931.
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Durant, Will, 1885-1981.
Adventures in genius.
New York, Simon and Schuster, 1931
(OCoLC)987969042
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Will Durant
OCLC Number: 1075634
Description: xvii, 426 pages, 2 leaves frontispiece, portraits 25 cm
Contents: Adventures in suggestion: The ten "greatest" thinkers; Confucius, Plato, Aristotle, St. Thomas Aquinas, Copernicus, Bacon, Newton, Voltaire, Kant, Darwin. The ten "greatest" poets; Homer, "David," Euripides, Lucretius, Dante, Shakespeare, Keats, Shelley, Whitman. One hundred best books for an education.--Adventures in philosophy: The philosophy of Spengler. The philosophy of Keyserling. Bertrand Russell on marriage and morals.--Adventures in literature: In praise of Flaubert. Anatole France. John Cowper Powys.--Adventures in travel: The problem of Palestine. Seen in India. China--dying, or reborn?--Adventures in controversy: Behaviorism and philosophy. Twelve world dates. A letter to the mayor, on being invited to debate with him the failure of democracy. Is modern education a failure?
Other Titles: Genius, Adventures in
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