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Letters to a Young Contrarian (Art of Mentoring)

by Christopher Hitchens

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Published by Basic Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7593508M
ISBN 100465030335
ISBN 109780465030330

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  A witty, wise, biting, and completely individual meditation on what it means to think, live, and be to the contrary. In the book that he was born to write, provocateur and best-selling author Christopher Hitchens inspires future generations of radicals, gadflies, mavericks, rebels, angry young (wo)men, and dissidents.3/5(1). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Letters to a young contrarian by Christopher Hitchens; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Dissenters, Radicalism, Maatschappijkritiek, Conformity.

Hitchens' "Letters to a Young Contrarian" is a short book- pages of widely spaced text- in the form of short essays in the form of "letters." The first two letters, consisting of some rambling thoughts on Zola and Rilke, got the book off to a bad start and I .   Download Letters to a Young Contrarian and read Letters to a Young Contrarian online books in format PDF. May this book breed many more contrarians, young and old alike.'―Timeout New York Read more About the Author Christopher Hitchens () was a prolific author, columnist, editor, and book critic, writing on issues ranging from.


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Letters to a Young Contrarian mimics Rainer Maria Rilke's Letters to a Young Poet, except instead of writing on the subject of poetry, Hitchens writes on the subject of dissent.

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