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De Caelo by J. Books by Philip Ellis Wheelwright. Sofia rated it really liked it Feb 12, This book presents the fragments in a fresh translation, examines the various aspects of Heraclitus’s thought and makes them accessible to a wider audience than is reached by more specialized works.

About Philip Ellis Wheelwright. Most interesting among Professor Wheelwright’s many accomplishments in this book is his success in helping the wheelwrlght strip off any twentieth-century preconceptions and take part in the adventure of a brilliant Greek mind exploring reality with the resources of the late sixth century B.

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It should be noted that before this the fragments were classified by Hermann Diels a An out of copyright book that — in my opinion — stands as one of the best introduction to yeraclitus philosopher.

Heraclitus has reputation of being obscure, even accused of being deliberately so by his fellow philosophers. Don Wentworth rated it it was amazing Feb 02, History of Ancient Philosophy by W. Rick rated it really liked it May 29, Open Preview See a Problem? Lists with This Book. Meszler rated it it was amazing Jan 25, He was frequently described by such epithets as the Dark, the Obscure, and the Riddling.


Registered in England and Wales. Heraclitus, the philosopher of bitter paradox and hard metaphor, who found in change itself the one unchanging attribute of reality.

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It should be noted that before this the fragments were classified by Hermann Diels and Walter Kranz — assigned so-called DK-numbers — grouped not on themes but status of veracity. It was published in All in all pretty good and edifying book.

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