Item #7961 Modern European Thought: Continuity and Change in Ideas, 1600-1950. Franklin L. Baumer.

Modern European Thought: Continuity and Change in Ideas, 1600-1950

New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1977.

Hardcover. 9 1/2" X 6 1/2". xv, 541pp. Mild wear to unclipped dust jacket with toning and creasing to covers and edges. Sunning to spine of jacket. Light dust-spotting to edges of text block. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is sound. Includes 43 full-page illustrations.

This book is for anyone interested in ideas and their history. Despite its comprehensiveness, it is not primarily a survey or synthesis but rather an interpretation of modern intellectual history. Its specific purpose is to trace the development of one intriguing theme- perhaps the major theme- in modern man's way fo thinking about himself and his universe. That theme is the sense of becoming rather than being.(Publisher). Good + / Good +. Item #7961
ISBN: 0023065001

Price: $15.00

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