by Bertrand Russell
I need a new copy of this book; mine is old, and the glue in the spine has failed, allowing the first thirty or so pages to... Read more
Bertrand Arthur William Russell (1872-1970) was an influential British philosopher, logician, mathematician, and political activist. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Steven H Propp
Michael Savage read one of the essays and he said it had a lasting effect on his life. I read the same one and mostly disagreed with Russell. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Don Roberto
This single volume of Bertrand Russell's concepts is always edifying and fun. Russell wrote endlessly and eloquently on Atheism, Philosophy, Socialism and Mathematics. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Amazon Customer
Fearless against past "authorities" (Plato, Aristotle, Hegel, Marx etc) Russel uses logic and observation against nonsense philosophy, religion, superstitions, xenophobia,... Read morePublished on November 4, 2012 by Marios Gourogiannis
Bertrand Russell was way ahead of his era. He's a thoroughly modern thinker and worth reading or rereading. Good delivery, good shape.Published on January 22, 2011 by Maria Conzemius
In this `popular' book, B. Russell demolishes the philosophy of Hegel (and Marx) and gives blunt and/or harsh comments on ancient philosophy (Plato and Aristotle), communism, the... Read morePublished on October 12, 2009 by Luc REYNAERT
Russell is a titan!
He is concise. He is invigoration. He provides hope for those suffering with existential nausea.
Read all you can.
Russell was not really an iconoclast, much less a rebel, least of all any revolutionary. His speciality was stating the obvious when orthodoxy did not want it stated, and pointing... Read morePublished on July 30, 2006 by DAVID BRYSON