Portraits From Memory and Other Essays #2020

Portraits From Memory and Other Essays By Bertrand Russell Portraits From Memory and Other Essays Bertrand Russell brushes sharply delineated portraits of notable writers philosophers and politicians Many of the earliest books particularly those dating back to the s and before are now extre
  • Title: Portraits From Memory and Other Essays
  • Author: Bertrand Russell
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 457
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Portraits From Memory and Other Essays By Bertrand Russell
    Portraits From Memory and Other Essays By Bertrand Russell Bertrand Russell brushes sharply delineated portraits of notable writers, philosophers and politicians Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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    • Bertrand Russell

      Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS, was a Welsh philosopher, historian, logician, mathematician, advocate for social reform, pacifist, and prominent rationalist Although he was usually regarded as English, as he spent the majority of his life in England, he was born in Wales, where he also died.He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1950 in recognition of his varied and significant writings in which he champions humanitarian ideals and freedom of thought.

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    • First how i came across this book I see Tolstoy s hand of Prudence in that matter.One day as I scrolled down in one of my google searches, I found an article about an antique bookshop in Lahore out of nowhere Caught my attention immediately I read the article, then i read some about the store online, called the proprietor, and finally made up my mind to visit as early as possible.The next day I went to visit the shop It was beautiful, to be around all those old books waiting to be read patientl [...]



    • I first read this many years ago, and it has been sitting on my bookshelves ever since I picked it up again last week and was pleasantly surprised to see how well it has aged The ideas and topics remain relevant except for the few passages about the threat of a nuclear exchange between major world powers which I hope we have reduced significantly since the 1950s and a bit about McCarthyism in the U.S also, I hope, a thing of the past The prose is exceptional The essays on prominent people that R [...]


    • Para a proposta do livro, de ser um ensaio sobre v rios temas da filosofia e as influ ncias de outras pessoas no autor, muito bom Imposs vel ler o livro e n o admirar o fil sofo pelo seu pensamento, principalmente pelo sentimento de imparcialidade que ele repassa, sem ser mon tono.


    • It helps to be reminded that rebellion and opposition to the state is not a new phenomena Russell has a lot to teach us Great little book.




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