Fine cloth copy in a near fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. ; 384 pages; Description: xiv, 384 p. Illus. 21 cm. Subjects: Pathology - Human Mind - Self-Destruction. Notes: Bibliography: p. -365.
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Koestler examines the notion that the parts of the human brain-structure which account for reason and emotion are not fully coordinated. This kind of deficiency may explain the paranoia, violence, and insanity that are central parts of human history, according to Koestler's challenging analysis of the human predicament.
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Book Description Macmillan, 1968. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110090838807
Book Description Macmillan, 1968. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 90838807