The Leap of Human Thought by W. Scott Morton

By W. Scott Morton

"Many books were written on philosophies and religions within the East and the West. i wished to supply anything of an outline, short and simply understood; so I selected discussion shape, among a retired professor and a regular pupil. The examine had additionally to be compressed inside of average limits; and to my satisfaction i spotted that the lives of many nice thinkers have been to be present in the slim compass of basically six hundred years, particularly 800-200 B.C.E., often called the Axial Age.
This interval coated the lives of the Hebrew prophets, Zoroaster, Buddha, Confucius, the early figures in Daoism, and the best Greeks.
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