Thus Spoke Zarathustra [NOOK Book]

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Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for All and None (also translated as "Thus Spoke Tharathustra") is a philosophical novel by German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche, composed in four parts between 1883 and 1885. Much of the work deals with ideas such as the "eternal recurrence of the same", the parable on the "death of God", and the "prophecy" of the ?bermensch, which were first introduced in The Gay Science.

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Overview

Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for All and None (also translated as "Thus Spoke Tharathustra") is a philosophical novel by German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche, composed in four parts between 1883 and 1885. Much of the work deals with ideas such as the "eternal recurrence of the same", the parable on the "death of God", and the "prophecy" of the Übermensch, which were first introduced in The Gay Science.

Described by Nietzsche himself as "the deepest ever written," the book is a dense and esoteric treatise on philosophy and morality, featuring as protagonist a fictionalized prophet descending from his mountain retreat to mankind, Zarathustra.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013993204
  • Publisher: Philtre Libre
  • Publication date: 2/20/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,343,629
  • File size: 299 KB

Meet the Author

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (October 15, 1844 – August 25, 1900) was a 19th-century German philosopher, poet, composer and classical philologist. He wrote critical texts on religion, morality, contemporary culture, philosophy and science, displaying a fondness for metaphor, irony and aphorism.
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  • Posted October 15, 2008

    more from this reviewer

    a book that makes you think

    Does the writing seem immoral? You have to keep an open mind.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 26, 2008

    Pure Genius

    Inspirational in a different way. You'll have to read it to understand.

    1 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 19, 2013

    Ebook is botched

    Do people even inspect their ebook before reviewing nowadays? This edition has many gratuitious mistakes that any idiot should be able to notice

    Then again this is the place where some high schooler claims that Nietzsche "literally changed his life" while not even capitalizing or using punctualization properly so what can you expect lol

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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