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    DescriptionA brilliant and concise account of the lives and ideas of the great philosophers--Plato, Aristotle, Bacon, Spinoza, Voltaire, Kant, Schopenhauer, Spencer, Nietzsche, Bergson, Croce, Russell, Santayana, James, and Dewey--"The Story of Philosophy "is one of the great books of our time. Few write for the non-specialist as well as Will Durant, and this book is a splendid example of his eminently readable scholarship. Durant's insight and wit never cease to dazzle; "The Story of Philosophy" is a key book for any reader who wishes to survey the history and development of philosophical ideas in the Western world.


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    Title
    The Story of Philosophy
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Will Durant
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 412
    Width: 134 mm
    Height: 206 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 381 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780671201593
    ISBN 10: 067120159X
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25590
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: HIS
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.3
    BIC subject category V2: HBT
    BISAC V2.8: PHI000000
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: HP
    LC subject heading:
    B&T General Subject: 610
    Ingram Subject Code: PH
    Libri: I-PH
    LC subject heading:
    Abridged Dewey: 190
    DC22: 190
    DC21: 190
    BISAC V2.8: PHI009000
    ECPA Christian Book Category: GNRGSEPHY
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: B72 .D8 1983
    Edition
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd
    Publisher
    SIMON & SCHUSTER
    Imprint name
    SIMON & SCHUSTER
    Publication date
    20 January 1999
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    "The New York Times" A delight.
    Back cover copy
    A brilliant and concise account of the lives and ideas of the great philosophers--Plato, Aristotle, Bacon, Spinoza, Voltaire, Kant, Schopenhauer, Spencer, Nietzsche, Bergson, Croce, Russell, Santayana, James and Dewey--The Story of Philosophy is one of the great books of our time. The Story of Philosophy is a key book for any reader who wishes to survey the history and development of philosophical ideas in the Western world.