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Three Passions of Bertrand Russell

A short video clip about the three passions which governed the life of Bertrand Russell: "the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind," from his prologue to his autobiography. This 5 minute video was a preview of a 3 part series entitled, "The Three Passions of Bertrand Russell. It includes Russell reading, " What I Have Lived For." More information can be found at the Bertrand Russell Society and Wikipedia.

Below are some FREE books of Russell's from the Society including:

An Essay on the Foundations of Geometry (1897)
The Principles of Mathematics (1903)
Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy (1919)
Our Knowledge of the External World (1914)
Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays (1919)

The Conquest of Happiness (1930)
The Elements of Ethics (1910)
The Ethics of War (1915)
On Propositions (1919)
Theory of Knowledge (1926)

See Also: Bertrand Russell's message to the future.

 
 
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