Serendipities: Language & Lunacy

Descriere: From Leibniz’s belief that the "I Ching" illustrated the principles of calculus to Marco Polo’s mistaking a rhinoceros for a unicorn, Umberto Eco offers a dazzling tour of intellectual history, illuminating the ways in which we project the familiar onto the strange to make sense of the world.

  • Autori: Umberto Eco
  • Editura: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P
  • Anul aparitiei: 1999
  • ISBN: 9780156007511
  • Numar de pagini: 144
  • Categorie: Language