The Greatest Minds and Ideas of All Time
By Will Durant
A smart and witty compendium of the best concepts, maximum minds, and maximum books of all time -- indexed in obtainable and succinct shape -- through one of many world's maximum students.
From the "Hundred top Books" to the "Ten maximum Thinkers" to the "Ten maximum Poets," here's a concise number of the world's most important wisdom. For the higher a part of a century, Will Durant dwelled upon -- and wrote approximately -- the main major eras, members, and achievements of human background. His decisions have eventually been introduced jointly in one, compact quantity. Durant eloquently defends his offerings of the best minds and ideas, yet he additionally stimulates readers into forming their very own critiques, encouraging them to shed their atmosphere and biases and input "The kingdom of the Mind," a undying realm the place the heroes of our species stay.
From a philosopher who continually selected to exalt the confident within the human species, The maximum Minds and ideas of All Time remains real to Durant's optimism. it is a publication containing the best possible of our historical past, handed on for the advantage of destiny generations. choked with Durant's well known wit, wisdom, and designated skill to give an explanation for occasions and ideas in uncomplicated and intriguing phrases, it is a pocket-size liberal arts and humanist curriculum in a single quantity.