George F. Kennan: Cold War Iconoclast

Paperback | May 13, 1991

byWalter L. Hixson

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This brilliant and eloquent book by a distinguished scholar and critic examines the history, the limits, and the promise of the human mind and the knowledge of which it is capable. Professor Highet explores the meaning of our culture from the intellectual and moral monuments of the Greeks, Romans, and Judeo-Christians, and our contemporary thinkers. Out of this book comes a clear definition of knowledge and insights into the strength and limitations of the mind.

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This brilliant and eloquent book by a distinguished scholar and critic examines the history, the limits, and the promise of the human mind and the knowledge of which it is capable. Professor Highet explores the meaning of our culture from the intellectual and moral monuments of the Greeks, Romans, and Judeo-Christians, and our contempo...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:381 pages, 8.75 × 1 × 0.68 inPublished:May 13, 1991Publisher:Columbia University Press

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ISBN - 10:0231068956

ISBN - 13:9780231068956

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