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By Anthony Kenny

ISBN-10: 1405141794

ISBN-13: 9781405141796

ISBN-10: 1405141808

ISBN-13: 9781405141802

This illustrated variation of Sir Anthony Kenny’s acclaimed survey of Western philosophy deals the main concise and compelling tale of the full improvement of philosophy available.

Spanning 2,500 years of proposal, An Illustrated short heritage of Western Philosophy offers crucial assurance of the main influential philosophers of the Western international, between them Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Jesus, Augustine, Aquinas, Machiavelli, Descartes, Hobbes, Spinoza, Berkeley, Hume, Rousseau, Kant, Hegel, Marx, Mill, Nietzsche, Darwin, Freud, Frege, Russell, and Wittgenstein.

Replete with over 60 illustrations - starting from Dufresnoy’s The dying of Socrates, via to the name web page of Thomas More’s Utopia, graphics of Hobbes and Rousseau, images of Charles Darwin and Bertrand Russell, Freud’s personal comic strip of the Ego and the identification, and Wittgenstein’s Austrian army identification card - this lucid and masterful paintings is perfect for somebody with an curiosity in Western thought.

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