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5.0 out of 5 stars Hobbes is a lot smarter than I am
I finished reading Leviathan a couple months ago, but cringed every time I thought about writing a review. The book is large at over 700 pages and covers so much ground, a review would have to be a book in itself to do it justice. Due to Leviathan's philosophical content and somewhat antiquated language, it's very slow going. Each page needs time to digest.
So I'm...
Published on July 5, 2004 by Ritesh Laud

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1.0 out of 5 stars PROMETHEUS edition is only first half.
Like most books, Thomas Hobbes' Leviathan is divided into chapters. But it is also divided into four "Parts." The Prometheus edition (not to be confused with the Penguin edition) includes only the first two parts, though they sell it as if it were the entire book instead of only the first half. Any other edition would be better than this.
If you want a good edition,...
Published on December 15, 1999



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Leviathan (Oxford World's Classics)
Leviathan (Oxford World's Classics) by Thomas Hobbes (Paperback - September 10, 1998)
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