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Eric Hoffer-one of America's most important thinkers and the author of The True Believer-was at the height of his popularity in the late 1960s when he wrote a weekly news column that appeared in hundreds of papers across the country. Hoffer fearlessly delved into the issues of the day, seeking not only an understanding of but also a solution to contemporary problems. Sixty ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published November 1st 2011 by Hopewell Publications
(first published October 28th 2011)
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If you enjoyed Hoffer's The True Believer, you'll love this collection of his newspaper columns from 1968 to 1970. He is a discerning observor of the human world around him and very insightful. He is also a master of the pithy phrase and the quotable quote. I learned a lot from this book. I may do a more detailed review later.
Eric Hoffer was an American social writer and philosopher. He produced ten books and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in February 1983 by President of the United States Ronald Reagan. His first book, The True Believer, published in 1951, was widely recognized as a classic, receiving critical acclaim from both scholars and laymen, although Hoffer believed that his book The Ordeal of ...moreMore about Eric Hoffer...