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A.J. Ayer: A Life

Ben Rogers - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 402 pages
The first authorized biography of the great twentieth-century philosopher unravels the enigma surrounding this complicated man whose book Language, Truth and Logic rocked the ...
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Zeno and the Tortoise: How to Think Like a Philosopher

Nicholas Fearn - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 193 pages
For those who don't know the difference between Protagoras's pigs and Bacon's chickens, Zeno and the Tortoise is a sharp and witty guide to the biggest ideas in philosophy and ...
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My Life as a Seer: The Lost Memoirs

Edgar Cayce, A. Robert Smith - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 413 pages
The personal memoirs of the renowned psychic describe his discovery of his extraordinary powers as a young boy, his personal life and career as a spiritualist, his teachings on ...
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Encounters with Kierkegaard: A Life as Seen by His Contemporaries

Bruce H. Kirmmse - Biography & Autobiography - 1998 - 358 pages
Encounters with Kierkegaard is a collection of every known eyewitness account of the great Danish thinker. Through many sharp observations of family members, friends and ...
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Francis Bacon

Perez Zagorin - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 286 pages
Francis Bacon (1561-1626), commonly regarded as one of the founders of the Scientific Revolution, exerted a powerful influence on the intellectual development of the modern ...
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Encounters with Kenneth Burke

William Howe Rueckert - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 248 pages
Rueckert has gathered his "encounters" with Burke over the past thirty years in one volume that offers readers the best of Burkean criticism
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Benjamin Franklin and His Gods

Kerry S. Walters - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 213 pages
Against the religious backdrop of pre- and postcolonial America stands the towering figure--and mind--of Benjamin Franklin. A Renaissance man in a Revolutionary time, Franklin ...
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Solomon Maimon: An Autobiography

Salomon Maimon - Biography & Autobiography - 1888 - 307 pages
Brilliant and bedraggled, the picaresque Jewish philosopher Solomon Maimon was one of the great thinkers of the eighteenth century. Now the definitive English version of Maimon ...
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Nietzsche

Lou Andreas-Salomé, Siegfried Mandel - Biography & Autobiography - 1988 - 168 pages
"This English translation of Friedrich Nietzsche in seinen Werken offers a rare, intimate view of the philosopher by Lou Salome, a free-thinking, Russian-born intellectual to ...
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