Action Philosophers (Hardcover)

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By Fred Van Lente, Ryan Dunlavey (Illustrator)
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This ain't your grandpappy's dusty old philosophy class It's the philosophy seminar your college ethics professor wished he could teach It's . . . the definitive tenth-anniversary edition of Fred Van Lente and Ryan Dunlavey's award-winning, best-selling Action Philosophers

Study the tenets of Plato, the wrestling superstar from ancient Greece, learn the lessons of Nietzsche, the original ubermensch, and meditate on the messages of Bodhidharma, a kung fu master. Laugh, learn, laugh some more, and ponder the messages of history's great thinkers as Van Lente and Dunlavey deliver this comprehensive cartoon history from the pre-Socratics to Jacques Derrida.

About the Author

Fred Van Lente is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Marvel Zombies, Incredible Hercules (with Greg Pak), Odd Is On Our Side (with Dean R. Koontz), as well as the American Library Association award-winning Action Philosophers. His original graphic novel Cowboys & Aliens (co-written with Andrew Foley) is the basis for the major motion picture starring Daniel Craig and Harrison Ford. Van Lente's other comics include The Comic Book History of Comics, Taskmaster, Archer & Armstrong, Amazing Spider-Man and GI Joe. Fred loves hearing from readers at The author lives in Brooklyn, N.Y..
Product Details
ISBN: 9781616555399
ISBN-10: 1616555394
Publisher: Dark Horse Books
Publication Date: October 28th, 2014
Pages: 352
Language: English