The Whys of a Philosophical Scrivener

The Whys of a Philosophical Scrivener

by Martin Gardner

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The Whys of a Philosophical Scrivener by Martin Gardner

The Whys of a Philosophical Scrivener showcases Martin Gardner as the consummate philosopher, thinker, and great mathematician that he is. Exploring issues that range from faith to prayer to evil to immortality, and far beyond, Garnder challenges the discerning reader with fundamental questions of classical philosophy and life's greater meanings.
Recalling such philosophers was Wittgenstein and Arendt, The Whys of Philosophical Scrivener embodies Martin Garner's unceasing interest and joy in the impenetrable mysteries of life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781466823327
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 08/21/1999
Sold by: Macmillan
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 496
Sales rank: 1,108,030
File size: 611 KB

About the Author

Martin Gardner born in 1914, is regular reviewer for The New York Review of Books and was a Scientific American columnist for over twenty-five years. He lives in Hendersonville, North Carolina.


Martin Gardner, born in 1914, has written several reviews for The New York Review of Books and was a Scientific American columnist for over twenty-five years. His books include Calculus Made Easy and When You Were a Tadpole and I Was a Fish. He lives in Hendersonville, North Carolina.

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