Year of publication: 2011
Amin Maalouf DISORDERED WORLD Setting a New Course for the Twenty-first Century Translated from the French by George Miller For Marlne and Salim Nasr And in memory of Paolo Vida 19482005 Man has survived hitherto because he was too ignorant to know how to realize his wishes. Now that he can realize them, he must either change them or perish. from Orchestra, William Carlos Williams, Collected Poems 1954 Preface to the English Edition I thought it useful to write a preface to this edition, because ...
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