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At the existentialist café : freedom, being, and apricot cocktails with Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Karl Jaspers, Edmund Husserl, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and others

Author: Sarah Bakewell
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2017. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three young friends meet over apricot cocktails at the Bec-de-Gaz bar on the rue Montparnasse. They are Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir and their friend Raymond Aron, who opens their eyes to a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Jean-Paul Sartre; Simone de Beauvoir; Albert Camus; Martin Heidegger; Karl Jaspers; Edmund Husserl; Maurice Merleau-Ponty
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Bakewell
ISBN: 9780099554882 0099554887
OCLC Number: 974495411
Notes: Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2016.
Radio tie-in.
Awards: Short-listed for The PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize for History 2017 (UK)
Description: 440 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Sarah Bakewell.

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Quirky, funny, clear and passionate...Few writers are as good as Bakewell at explaining complicated ideas in a way that makes them easy to understand. -- Craig Brown * Mail on Sunday * At the Read more...

 
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