The Greatest Minds and Ideas of All Time

The Greatest Minds and Ideas of All Time

Will Durant


a sensible and witty compendium of the best strategies, maximum minds, and maximum books of all time -- indexed in available and succinct shape -- by way of one of many world's maximum students.
From the "Hundred most sensible Books" to the "Ten maximum Thinkers" to the "Ten maximum Poets," here's a concise number of the world's most vital wisdom. For the higher a part of a century, Will Durant dwelled upon -- and wrote approximately -- the main major eras, contributors, and achievements of human historical past. His decisions have ultimately been introduced jointly in one, compact quantity. Durant eloquently defends his offerings of the best minds and concepts, yet he additionally stimulates readers into forming their very own critiques, encouraging them to shed their atmosphere and biases and input "The nation of the Mind," a undying realm the place the heroes of our species live.
From a philosopher who consistently selected to exalt the confident within the human species, The maximum Minds and ideas of All Time remains precise to Durant's optimism. this can be a ebook containing the best possible of our historical past, handed on for the good thing about destiny generations. jam-packed with Durant's well known wit, wisdom, and detailed skill to give an explanation for occasions and ideas in uncomplicated and interesting phrases, it is a pocket-size liberal arts and humanist curriculum in a single quantity.

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