William & Ariel Durant
The Story of Philosophy
The Story of Philosophy: The Lives and Opinions of the World's Greatest Philosophers
by Will Durant (Author)
A brilliant and concise account of the lives and ideas of the great philosophers, from Plato to Dewey.
Few write for the non-specialist as well as Will Durant, and this book is a splendid example of his eminently readable scholarship. Durant’s insight and wit never cease to dazzle; The Story of Philosophy is a key book for anyone who wishes to survey the history and development of philosophical ideas in the Western world.
The Lessons of History by Will & Ariel Durant
In this episode, Erik Rostad discusses book 49 of 52 from his 2019 Reading List – The Lessons of History by Will & Ariel Durant.
The Story of Civilization
Story of Civilization
by Will Durant (Author), Ariel Durant (Author)
The Complete Story of Civilization by Will Durant represents the most comprehensive attempt in our times to embrace the vast panorama of man’s history and culture. This eleven-volume set includes: Volume One - Our Oriental Heritage (1935)