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The Revolt of the Mind

A Case History of Intellectual Resistance behind the Iron Curtain

by Tamas Aczel

  • 374 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press Reprint .
Written in

  • Politics and government,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Intellectual life,
  • 20th century,
  • 1945-,
  • Hungary

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages449
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8207209M
    ISBN 100837178517
    ISBN 109780837178516

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    In his book The Myth of Sisyphus, the philosopher Albert Camus wrote the following about the routine of many people in the modern day: “Rising, streetcar, four hours in the office or the factory, meal, streetcar, four hours of work, meal, sleep, and Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday and Saturday according to the same rhythm.”. Irgun’s Confused Vision The Revolt: Story of the Irgun. by Menachem Begin. Schuman. pp. $ Whatever view you hold, or may have held, of terrorism and its place in the Israeli national struggle, you will probably be disappointed with the book in which Menachem Begin has now told his account of it.

    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas author Hunter S. Thompson rocked the literary world with his mind-bending style of Gonzo journalism. First published in , Hell’s Angels is Thompson’s up-close and personal look at the infamous motorcycle . It was George F. Babbitt who was the arch enemy of the enlightened, and it was the Main Street state of mind which stood in the way of American civilization. After Babbitt, a flood of books reflected the dissatisfaction of the highbrows with the rule of America by the business man and their growing disillusionment. The keynoter of this revolt.

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