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Remembering Heraclitus

Author: Richard G Geldard
Publisher: Edinburgh : Floris Books, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The philosopher Heraclitus was a high-born citizen of Ephesus, who lived in the sixth century B.C. He renounced his high station and became increasingly distant from his fellow men, and disillusioned with the corruption of their thought. He died in poverty." "Heraclitus founded no school, left no systematic philosophy or religion, and all we know of his work has come down to us in the most elusive of fragments. Yet  Read more...
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Named Person: Heraclitus, of Ephesus.; Heraclitus, of Ephesus.; Heraclitus, of Ephesus.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard G Geldard
ISBN: 0863153240 9780863153242 0940262983 9780940262980
OCLC Number: 46971761
Language Note: Includes an English translation of the essential fragments (p. 156-161).
Description: xi, 163 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Richard G. Geldard.

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Heraclitus lived in Ephesus in the sixth century BC. This is a lucid and eye-opening study of his thought, and place in history.  Read more...

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'An excellent new book. Highly recommended, especially to anyone interested in the roots of Western thinking.'-- Network, December 2000'A lively introduction to the first fortean philosopher. Geldard Read more...

 
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