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Author Johnson, Paul, 1928-

Title Intellectuals / Paul Johnson.

Imprint New York : Harper & Row, c1988.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    305.552 J    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    305.552 JOH    Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description x, 385 p. ; 25 cm.
Note First published in Great Britain in 1988 by Weidenfeld & Nicholson.
Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. 343-365.
Contents Jean-Jacques Rousseau : "an interesting madman" -- Shelley, or the heartlessness of ideas -- Karl Marx : "howling gigantic curses" -- Henrik Ibsen : "on the contrary!" -- Tolstoy : God's elder brother -- Deep waters of Ernest Hemingway -- Bertolt Brecht : heart of ice -- Bertrand Russell : a case of logical fiddlesticks -- Jean-Paul Sartre : "a little ball of fur and ink" -- Edmund Wilson : a brand from the burning -- Troubled conscience of Victor Gollancz -- Lies, damned lies and Lillian Hellman -- Flight of reason.
Subject Intellectuals.
Intellectual life.
Civilization, Modern.
Vie intellectuelle.
Civilisation moderne et contemporaine.
ISBN 0060160500 : $22.50

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