The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Nonbeliever

The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Nonbeliever

Christopher Hitchens


From the number one New York Times best-selling writer of God isn't really Great, a provocative and enjoyable guided journey of atheist and agnostic proposal in the course of the ages--with never-before-published items by way of Salman Rushdie, Ian McEwan, and Ayaan Hirsi Ali.Christopher Hitchens keeps to make the case for a wonderfully godless universe during this first-ever collecting of the influential voices--past and present--that have formed his facet of the present (and raging) God/no-god debate. With Hitchens as your erudite and witty advisor, you’ll be led via a wealth of philosophy, literature, and medical inquiry, together with beneficiant parts of the phrases of Lucretius, Benedict de Spinoza, Charles Darwin, Karl Marx, Mark Twain, George Eliot, Bertrand Russell, Emma Goldman, H. L. Mencken, Albert Einstein, Daniel Dennett, Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins, etc recognized and lesser recognized. And they’re ready in context and commented upon as merely Christopher Hitchens--“political and literary journalist extraordinaire” (Los Angeles Times)--can. Atheist? Believer? doubtful? irrespective of: The moveable Atheist will communicate to you and interact you each step of the way.

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