A book on the Russain Intelligensia that illuminates both the Russian mind and the role of their ideas in history.
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The enduring vitality of Berlin's characterisation of Russian thought is demonstrated by the publication [...] of a new edition of Russian Thinkers, painstakingly revised and augmented by Henry Hardy ... a series of sparkling and sympathetic essays ( Times Literary Supplement)About the Author:
The work of Isaiah Berlin (1909-1997) covered a wide variety of subjects, mostly appearing in periodicals and symposia. Apart from Russian Thinkers, Isaiah Berlin's other contributions to Russian studies include his translation of Ivan Turgenev's First Love (available from Penguin) and his Introduction to Alexander Herzen's memoirs, My Past and Thoughts. Sir Isaiah was awarded the Jerusalem Prize in 1979 for the expression in his writings of the idea of the freedom of the individual in society.
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1979. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140136258
Book Description Penguin Books, 1994. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: The theme that links these essays--written over thirty years--is the phenomenon of the Russian intelligentsia, which Isaiah Berlin describes as 'the largest single Russian contribution to social change in the world'. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0140136258
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140136258
Book Description Penguin Books, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140136258