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Condemned to repeat it

the philosopher who flunked life and other great lessons from history

by Wick Allison

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History -- Miscellanea,
  • Leadership

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-190) and index.

    StatementWick Allison, Jeremy Adams, and Gavin Hambly.
    ContributionsAdams, Jeremy duQuesnay., Hambly, Gavin, 1934-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD10 .A57 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 190 p. ;
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL346468M
    ISBN 100670859516
    LC Control Number98005536

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George Santayana once said, “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” Following this quote, I would be expected to discuss some of the terrible actions committed in our history and that if we don’t learn about these events, they are bound to be repeated in the future. Well I slightly disagree; let us repeat history.

Historical anecdotes coupled with nostrums for the business-as-warfare crowd. Drawing on George Santayana's by now tired saw that those who cannot remember the past will necessarily repeat it, the authors (Allison is a magazine publisher, while Adams and Hambly are history professors) offer a sturdy assemblage of historical oddments that in themselves make for entertaining little studies.

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