The Lessons of History

by Will Durant

Category: History

Book Reviews

  • This book blows my mind every time I read it. I love the audible option as it has commentary from the authors - to Tweet
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  • What is one book that is a quick and easy read, but contains a tremendous amount of wisdom? A few examples: - The Lessons of History by Will and Ariel Durant - Meditations by Marcus Aurelius - Manual for Living by Epictetus - A Calendar of Wisdom by Leo Tolstoy What else?Link to Tweet
  • @_TamaraWinter Great question! Impro, The Lessons of History, The Tao of Philosophy, and Class by Fussell It’s not that they’re my very favorite books (although they’re all up there), but also that they’re mercifully short, so as not to be a burden on people.Link to Tweet

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