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Philosophers (Hardback)

By Wright, Susannah

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A beautifully illustrated introduction to the dramatic and world-changing lives of must-know personalities from different fields and professions

ISBN 9781526305329
Barcode 9781526305329
Published 14 May 2019 by Hachette Children's Books
Format Hardback
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Series World Gallery (part: 1)
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ISBN-13 9781526305329
ISBN-10 1526305321
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Hachette Children's Books
Imprint Wayland
Publication Date 14 May 2019
International Publication Date 9 May 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Wright, Susannah
Series World Gallery (part: 1)
Category Writers, Poets & Dramatists
Religious Education / World Faiths
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions Width: 197mm
Height: 232mm
Spine: 12mm
Weight 337g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Philosophers - Biography - Juvenile literature, Philosophy - Juvenile literature - History
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 109.2
Catalogue Code 980522

Description of this Book

Discover the lives of ten female and ten male philosophers and the key life-changing concepts that they have presented to the world. From Gargi Vachaknavi in India, the Greeks, such as Socrrates and Aristitotle, then to Descartes, Kant, Wollstonecraft, Nietzche, Arendt, de Beauvoir, Fanon to Piper - just to name a few! World Gallery is a series that introduces and demystifies theories, discoveries and beliefs for readers aged 11 and beyond. Beautiful and characterful portraits help bring to life our understanding of important personalities and their contributions to our world.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 1 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Susanna Wright is an artist, writer and animator. She studied art and literature and later went on to train in animation, and has worked in tv, film and the games industry.

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