The Decline of the West, Volume 2

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General Books, 2010 - Civilization - 470 pages
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User Review  - Victor Cojocaru - Goodreads

I`m not 100% convinced with Spengler`s conclusions but the method he propose is worthing all the money. Otherwise the idea that history repeats itself wouldn`t worth a dime. Read full review

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User Review  - Al Maki - Goodreads

To me, he seems a clever, overly abstract and opinionated man who I am not willing to listen to for days on end. “World-history is the history of the great Cultures, and peoples are but the symbolic forms and vessels in which the men of these Cultures fulfill their Destinies.” Read full review

About the author (2010)

Oswald Spengler, one of the most controversial historians of this century, was born in Blankenburg, Germany in 1880 and died in Munich in 1936.
H. Stuart Hughes is Professor of History, Emeritus, at the University of California at San Diego. He is the author of many books, including Oswald Spengler: A Critical Estimate, Consciousness and Society and, most recently, Sophisticated Rebels.

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