4 04, 2018

Maimonides said what Nietzsche said

By |2018-04-04T06:29:40-07:00April 4th, 2018|Book Reviews, Thoughts|

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) offers three main ideas in “The Gay Science,” written in 1882 with additions in 1887, a book called “one of his most beautiful, most idea rich books,”[1] whose title is also translated as “The Joyful Wisdom.” First, God is dead or, as I understand it, the reliance on God should cease. He [...]

25 06, 2014

Splendid anthologies

By |2014-06-25T05:56:44-07:00June 25th, 2014|Book Reviews|

                                                  Bybliotech’s splendid anthologies   Bybliotech recently published many anthologies of classical writers in a digital format that can be bought very cheaply. The many books by Josephus and Nietzsche which I bought are available on amazon for only $1.99 for each of the two anthologies.   Virtually everyone realizes that there are huge [...]