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Expectantly Profound and Comprehensive,
This review is from: The Basic Writings of Bertrand Russell (Routledge Classics) (Paperback)
Bertrand Russell is an exceptionally deep and multifaceted thinker. Having written comprehensively on a rich number of subjects and having added new and profound thoughts to so many well known topics, Russell never disappoints critical thinkers with an open mind.
This work consists of several of Russell's writings on a number of topics. Ranging from thoughts on life, language, mathematics, politics, economics, and world affairs, there is something for every intellectual in this collection. There is no way for a mere reviewer to competently convey the essence of Russell's thoughts. I can only add that if you enjoy philosophy, if you respect the deep thinkers of our times, and if you read with an open mind, you will enjoy The Basic Writings of Bertrand Russell.