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Nietzsche Within Your Grasp: The First Step to Understanding Nietzsche Shelley OHara

Nietzsche Within Your Grasp: The First Step to Understanding Nietzsche

Shelley OHara

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ISBN : 9780764559754
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86 pages
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Philosophys greatest luminaries brought down to earth.Nietzsche Within Your Grasp offers fast, easy access to the life and works of one of historys most influential, iconoclastic philosophers. In fewer than 100 pages, youll get all the essentialsMorePhilosophys greatest luminaries brought down to earth.Nietzsche Within Your Grasp offers fast, easy access to the life and works of one of historys most influential, iconoclastic philosophers. In fewer than 100 pages, youll get all the essentials in everyday language. A short biographical sketch sets the scene, followed by chapters illuminating Nietzsches overall philosophy and his most important writings.For students and lifelong learners seeking a point of entry into Nietzsches radical pronouncements and often puzzling aphorisms, Nietzsche Within Your Grasp is the springboard to enriched understanding.Inside youll find all the vital details, including:Life* Family and upbringing* Influences including Schopenhauer and Wagner* Descent into madness* Exploitation of writings by fascist groups Philosophy* Overview of key works, themes, and impact* Aphorisms, essays, and autobiography* Individual chapters on The Birth of Tragedy, The Gay Science, Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Beyond Good and Evil, and Ecce HomoAdditional Resources* Tracking down Nietzsches major works* Collections, biographies, and critical writings* Nietzsche on the InternetGet a grip-Nietzsche is within your grasp!