The Philosopher and the Wolf

The Philosopher and the Wolf : Lessons from the Wild on Love, Death, and Happiness

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When Mark welcomed his new companion, Brenin, into his home, but more than just an exotic pet, Brenin exerted an immense influence on Rowlands both as a person, and, strangely enough, as a philosopher, leading him to reevaluate his attitude toward love, happiness, nature, death, and the true meaning of more

Product details

  • Paperback | 246 pages
  • 137.16 x 205.74 x 25.4mm | 226.8g
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • black & white illustrations, frontispiece
  • 1605981338
  • 9781605981338
  • 128,894

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Not everyone can blend wildlife lore and Wittgenstein in an entertaining manner, but Rowlands has no trouble. Delightful and eye-opening.--Connie Ogleshow more

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