The Ghost of Madness, 1921-1970Book - 2000
The most public half of Russell's life is the subject of the second volume of this biography. How did the greatest philosopher of the 20th century, a genius of analytical philosophy, come to live in a storm of vanity, doubt, and fear? Monk tells a larger-than-life tale of the tragic failure of rationality to provide a complete answer to life's challenges.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Free Press : 2000
Branch Call Number: 192 R911mr
Characteristics: 574p illus
Alternative Title: Ghost of madness