Books by Genevieve Rodis-Lewis

DESCARTES by Genevieve Rodis-Lewis
Released: March 1, 1998

"Balanced and well documented, this work will be of interest primarily to historians and scholars."
A detailed scholarly biography of one of the intellectual founders of the modern world, by a distinguished French scholar, the second after Stephen Gaukroger's 1995 ``intellectual biography.'' Every educated person knows Descartes's one famous line (``cogito, ergo sum''); but the full story of what he thought and who he was is less familiar. Read full book review >