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Hannah Arendt

£8.99

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This highly acclaimed, prize-winning biography of one of the foremost political philosophers of the twentieth century is here reissued in a trade paperback edition for a new generation of readers. In a new preface the author offers an account of writings by and about Arendt that have appeared since the book's 1982 publication, providing a reassessment of her subject's life and achievement. Praise for the earlier edition:"Both a personal and an intellectual biography . . . It represents biography at its best."-Peter Berger, front page, The New York Times Book Review "A story of surprising drama . . . . At last, we can see Arendt whole."-Jim Miller, Newsweek "Indispensable to anyone interested in the life, the thought, or . . . the example of Hannah Arendt."-Mark Feeney, Boston Globe"An adventure story that moves from pre-Nazi Germany to fame in the United States, and . . . a study of the influences that shaped a sharp political awareness."-Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch. Cover drawing by David Schorr. Illustrated.

Condition. Large softback. Light wear to the edges and corners of the cover. Some page corners have been folded over. Otherwise pages are clean and undamaged. The binding is tight.

Item details

Author(s):
Young-Bruehl, Elizabeth.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
6 xc 9.25 inches
Edition:
2004
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0300105886
ISBN-13:
9780300105889
Number of pages:
563
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Title:
Hannah Arendt

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This highly acclaimed, prize-winning biography of one of the foremost political philosophers of the twentieth century is here reissued in a trade paperback edition for a new generation of readers. In a new preface the author offers an account of writings by and about Arendt that have appeared since the book's 1982 publication, providing a reassessment of her subject's life and achievement. Praise for the earlier edition:"Both a personal and an intellectual biography . . . It represents biography at its best."-Peter Berger, front page, The New York Times Book Review "A story of surprising drama . . . . At last, we can see Arendt whole."-Jim Miller, Newsweek "Indispensable to anyone interested in the life, the thought, or . . . the example of Hannah Arendt."-Mark Feeney, Boston Globe"An adventure story that moves from pre-Nazi Germany to fame in the United States, and . . . a study of the influences that shaped a sharp political awareness."-Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch. Cover drawing by David Schorr. Illustrated.

Condition. Large softback. Light wear to the edges and corners of the cover. Some page corners have been folded over. Otherwise pages are clean and undamaged. The binding is tight.

Author(s):
Young-Bruehl, Elizabeth.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
6 xc 9.25 inches
Edition:
2004
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0300105886
ISBN-13:
9780300105889
Number of pages:
563
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Title:
Hannah Arendt

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