Ludwig Wittgenstein (Paperback)
The Duty of Genius
Penguin Books, 9780140159950, 704pp.
Publication Date: November 1, 1991
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"Great philosophical biographies can be counted on one hand. Monk's life of Wittgenstein is such a one."The Christian Science Monitor.
About the Author
Ray Monk is the author of Ludwig Wittgenstein: The Duty of Genius, for which he was awarded the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize and the Duff Cooper Prize. He is also the author of Robert Oppenheimer and a two-volume biography of Bertrand Russell. He is a professor of philosophy at the University of Southampton.