In this delightful book, you can follow the authorís rendition of the Mythos / Logos conflict from the standpoint of its infinitesimal mathematical turf. In the Alexanderís skillful hands Infinitesimal
turns out to be a most important concept influencing, if not creating, the Reformation, Enlightenment, Industrial Revolution, and more. Whether cause or effect in logic, whether tradition and religion or belief or science, Alexander provides a page turner we could not put down.
Posted by RoadToPeace on Tuesday, April 29, 2014.
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Edward O Wilson
Book Review with commentary
What an engaging and timely book. This is said in 2010 of a book first published on 1978. Not only did it predate most of the research done on this site, but he did so with
His work supports and verifies with copious and insightful anecdotes what we have done independently. His most wonderful and basic showing is the connectedness of human social systems with our genetic heritage. Well referenced, Wilson's book is immensely readable and interesting while being a scholarly and authoritative treatise of great importance.
Posted by RoadToPeace on Saturday, February 27, 2010.
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Updated 5 mar 2010
Since much of our information on this site came via books by many authors we thought it appropriate to list the books here by title.
- David McCollough
- Bruce Feiler
A Nation of Sheep
- William J Lederer
Posted by RoadToPeace on Tuesday, November 06, 2007.
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