Books by Bernard-Henri Lévy

Released: Feb. 12, 2019

"An erudite and impassioned call for the West to retake the lead in championing liberty."
Without America's strength and influence, five former empires may vie for global power. Read full book review >
THE GENIUS OF JUDAISM by Bernard-Henri Lévy
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Released: Jan. 10, 2017

"A philosophical celebration of Judaism that wanders but ultimately returns to hope and light."
A memoir and philosophical reflection on the renewed urgency to study the Jewish tomes. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 11, 2011

"The arguments are often engaging, but the narrative could have used more editing for an American audience—will appeal mostly to academics and dedicated readers of philosophy."
A dialogue between two acclaimed French writers, originally published in France. Read full book review >
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Released: Feb. 1, 2006

"Those sharing Lévy's politics will find comfort in his analysis; others will be dismayed by his banal observations and tiresome predictability."
Nearly two decades after Alexis de Tocqueville's monumental Democracy in America, a French intellectual reassesses the cultural and political climate in the U.S. and, surprise, finds much to criticize. Read full book review >
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Released: Jan. 18, 1995

"They will make agreeable companions for those anglophone readers who don't find their Parisian intellectual millieu too recherchÇ."
These transcripts of discussions by two French intellectuals— a man and a woman—about relations between the sexes make for generally delightful reading. Read full book review >