The Rebel - An Essay on Man in Revolt (US ed.)

Author(s): Camus Albert

non fiction

Camus' major essay on the nature and origins of rebellion demonstrates how revolution, by its very nature, inevitably leads to new tyranny. Translated by Anthony Bower.


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"The Rebel is a piece of reasoning in the great tradition of French logic....But what is so exhilarating about Camus's essay is that here is the voice of a man of unshakable decency." -- Atlantic

"Camus's book is one of the extremely few that express the contemporary hour...yet profoundly transcend it." -- New Republic

General Fields

  • : 9780679733843
  • : Random House USA Inc
  • : Ballantine Books Inc.
  • : January 1999
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Camus Albert
  • : P
  • : 1992
  • : 320