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 Hutchinson, UK, 1976. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 384 pages. Hardback with black cloth boards and silver titles to spine and silver logo to front cover in good condition. Dust wrapper is prce clipped and has edge wear to top and foxing to inner spine but is intact and good otherwise. Foxing to top page edges. This is the Danube Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 002282