Intellectuals

Intellectuals

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ISBN10: 0060916575 ISBN13: 9780060916572 Publisher: Harpercollins Published: Mar 1 1990 Weight: 0.65lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English

Publisher's Comments

A fascinating portrait of the minds that have shaped the modern world. In an intriguing series of case studies, Rousseau, Shelley, Marx, Ibsen, Tolstoy, Hemingway, Bertrand Russell, Brecht, Sarte, Edmund Wilson, Victor Gollancz, Lillan Hellman, Cyril Connolly, Norman Mailer, James Baldwin, Kenneth Tyan, Noam Chomsky, and others are revealed as intellectuals both brilliant and contradictory, magnetic and dangerous.

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