Descartes' Bones

Descartes' Bones

A Skeletal History of the Conflict Between Faith and Reason

Paperback - 2009
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The best-selling author of The Island at the Center of the World chronicles the more than three-hundred-year debate between religion and science as revealed through the long and momentous odyssey of the skeletal remains of French philosopher René Descartes, creator of the famous phrase "I think, therefore I am."
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2009.
Edition: 1st Vintage Books ed.
ISBN: 9780307275660
Characteristics: xx, 299 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.


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