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For me, Norton Critical editions contains a good abridged text with excellent supplementary readings.
I will just say that Leviathan is a 5-star classic and worth your time, if you can deal with reading political philosophy.
Personally, I believe that Hobbes is better than anyone else at explaining the nature of man and the nature of power.
Love this book. The movie the Abyss was based off of this book and the book is always better.... ;)Published 3 days ago by Mensa Dropout
I have several editions of Hobbes Leviathan and all possess something good and eccentricities. This edition reads very well on Kindle.Published 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
Leviathan is considered one of the great works of political philosophy, though, as we shall see, only a fraction of it is strictly political in nature. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Steven Davis
One of the must reads among the classics, although there are many on that list. A very good book. Although I will alway rate A Tale of Two Cities by Dickens much higher.Published 3 months ago by Foralark
If you could bifurcate the review, i would give 5 stars to Hobbes and his brilliant discourse on the need and virtues of absolute government, the need to have church subordinate to... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Edward J. Barton
Wide-ranging, perceptive, and hard-nosed, this book seeks to establish the basis of the legitimacy of national governments, and to show why it is not only just that each of us... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Paul Vitols
I got this book free from Amazon when I first got my Kindle. It's a classic, and therefore obviously awesome.Published 5 months ago by Brian
This book is not for everyone. Essentially, it strives to create a commonwealth through a social contract with the subjects and the sovereign. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Tantalum