Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “How the West Was Lost” as Want to Read:
How the West Was Lost
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

How the West Was Lost

4.0 of 5 stars 4.00  ·  rating details  ·  5 ratings  ·  1 review
What made the West 'western'? And has Western civilisation found modernity but lost itself? This provocative and stimulating polemic argues that the modern world has destroyed western culture and civilisation without gaining anything in return, leaving contemporary man with a spiritual and cultural gap that no amount of material wealth can fill. This is a brave and challen ...more
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published September 3rd 2006 by I. B. Tauris (first published January 1st 2006)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about How the West Was Lost, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about How the West Was Lost

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-17 of 17)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Mark Lewis
Easily one of the best critiques of modern society I've ever read. It would take too much time to explain why ... read the book.
Diane Smedra
Diane Smedra marked it as to-read
Jan 06, 2015
Gavin marked it as to-read
Sep 16, 2014
Jackson Burnett
Jackson Burnett marked it as to-read
Jul 15, 2013
Matthew marked it as to-read
Jun 26, 2013
Raskolnikova marked it as to-read
Jun 26, 2013
Les Walters
Les Walters marked it as to-read
Nov 07, 2012
Casey marked it as to-read
Sep 21, 2012
Anita added it
Aug 11, 2012
Ben Anderson
Ben Anderson marked it as to-read
Aug 09, 2012
Rflutist marked it as to-read
May 06, 2012
Andrew added it
Jul 24, 2011
David added it
May 14, 2011
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
How the Future Worked: Russia Through the Eyes of a Young Non-person God and Man According to Tolstoy The Crisis Behind Our Crisis How the Future Worked Tsaplin's Testimony

Share This Book