Great Ideas The Fastidious Assassins by Albert CamusGreat Ideas The Fastidious Assassins by Albert Camus

Great Ideas The Fastidious Assassins

byAlbert Camus

Mass Market Paperback | September 23, 2008

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A daring critique of communism and how it had gone wrong behind the Iron Curtain, Camus’ essay examines the revolutions in France and Russia, and argues that since they were both guilty of producing tyranny and corruption, hope for the future lies only in revolt without revolution. Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves – and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They have enriched lives – and destroyed them. Now Penguin brings you the works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization and helped make us who we are.
French novelist, essayist, and playwright. Albert Camus (1913-1960) was a representative of non-metropolitan French literature. His origin in Algeria and his experiences there in the thirties were dominating influences in his thought and work. Among his works, The Plague (1947), The Just (1949) The Fall (1956). He was killed in a road ...
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Title:Great Ideas The Fastidious AssassinsFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:1 pages, 7.15 × 4.45 × 0.4 inPublished:September 23, 2008Publisher:Penguin UkLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0141036621

ISBN - 13:9780141036625

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