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by Doxiadēs, Apostolos [aut]; Papadimitriou, Christos H [aut]; Papadatos, Alecos [ill]; Di Donna, Annie [ill].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2009Description: 347 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780747597209.Subject(s): Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc | Mathematicians -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc | Philosophers -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc | Biographical comic books, strips, etc | Graphic novels | Biographical fiction | Historical fiction | Comic books, strips, etc
Contents:
Overture -- Pembroke Lodge -- The Sorcerer's apprentice -- Wanderjahre -- Paradoxes -- Logico-philosophical wars -- Incompleteness -- Finale.
Awards: Shortlisted for John D. Criticos Prize 2010.Summary: This innovative, dramatic graphic novel recounts the spiritual odyssey of philosopher Bertrand Russell. In his agonized search for absolute truth, Russell crosses paths with legendary thinkers and finds a passionate student in the great Ludwig Wittgenstein.
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Originally published in Greek: Athēna, Ikaros, 2008.

Overture -- Pembroke Lodge -- The Sorcerer's apprentice -- Wanderjahre -- Paradoxes -- Logico-philosophical wars -- Incompleteness -- Finale.

This innovative, dramatic graphic novel recounts the spiritual odyssey of philosopher Bertrand Russell. In his agonized search for absolute truth, Russell crosses paths with legendary thinkers and finds a passionate student in the great Ludwig Wittgenstein.

Shortlisted for John D. Criticos Prize 2010.