Fragments: The Collected Wisdo download free [PDF and Ebook] by Heraclitus

Fragments: The Collected Wisdo download free [PDF and Ebook] by Heraclitus year 2008
  • Book name: Fragments: The Collected Wisdo
  • Author: Heraclitus
  • Release date: 2008/12/24
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780142437650
  • Rating: 8.42 of 10
  • Votes: 717
  • Review by: Zachary Gibbs
  • Review rating: 8.77 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/15
  • Total pages: 128
  • Includes a PDF summary of 15 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Fragments of wisdom from the ancient world In the sixth century b.c.-twenty-five hundred years before Einstein-Heraclitus of Ephesus declared that energy is the essence of matter, that everything becomes energy in flux, in relativity. His great book, On Nature, the world's first coherent philosophical treatise and touchstone for Plato, Aristotle, and Marcus Aurelius, has long been lost to history-but its surviving fragments have for thousands of years tantalized our greatest thinkers, from Montaigne to Nietzsche, Heidegger to Jung. Now, acclaimed poet Brooks Haxton presents a powerful free-verse translation of all 130 surviving fragments of the teachings of Heraclitus, with the ancient Greek originals beautifully reproduced en face. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 7H36M32S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Studies: Poetry & Poets, Poetry By Individual Poets, Western Philosophy: Ancient, To C 500
  • Available formats: RTF, TCR, PDF, WORD, PDB, EPUB, TXT, DOC. Compressed in ACE, RAR, CHM, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 12.17 USD
  • Dimensions: 128.02x201.68x8.13mm
  • Weight: 99.79g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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