Book description:Genre: Philosophy
1st ed. of "The Crooked Timber of Humanity: Chapters in the History of Ideas".
ISBN 13: 9780691058382
Number of pages: 485
Out of the crooked timber of humanity, no straight thing was ever made.--Immanuel KantIsaiah Berlin was one of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century--an activist of the intellect who marshaled vast erudition and eloquence in defense of the endangered values of individual liberty and moral and political pluralism.
In the Crooked Timber of Humanity he ex