Intellectuals by P-HarpercollinsPubl

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A fascinating portrait of the minds that have shaped the modern world. In an intriguing series of case studies, Rousseau, Shelley, Marx, Ibsen, Tolstoy, Hemingway, Bertrand Russell, Brecht, Sartre, Edmund Wilson, Victor Gollancz, Lillian Hellman, Cyril Connolly, Norman Mailer, James Baldwin, Kenneth Tynan, and Noam Chomsky, among others, are revealed as intellectuals both brilliant and contradictory, magnetic and dangerous.

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									Intellectuals
From Marx and Tolstoy to Sartre and Chomsky

Author: Paul M. Johnson
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A fascinating portrait of the minds that have shaped the modern world. In an intriguing series of case
studies, Rousseau, Shelley, Marx, Ibsen, Tolstoy, Hemingway, Bertrand Russell, Brecht, Sartre,
Edmund Wilson, Victor Gollancz, Lillian Hellman, Cyril Connolly, Norman Mailer, James Baldwin,
Kenneth Tynan, and Noam Chomsky, among others, are revealed as intellectuals both brilliant and
contradictory, magnetic and dangerous.
Author Bio
Paul M. Johnson
Paul Johnson has written many books, including Creators, George Washington, Modern Times, and Art:
A New History. He contributes a weekly essay to the Spectator and a monthly column to Forbes. He
lives in London, England, and lectures all over the world.

								
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