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Book › PaperbackSince its first publication in two volumes between 1918-1923, The Decline of the West has ranked as one of the most widely read and most talked about books of our time. In all its various editions, it has sold nearly 100,000 copies. A twentieth-century Cassandra, Oswald Spengler thoroughly probed the origin and "fate" of our civilization, and the result can be (and has been) read as a prophesy of the Nazi regime. His challenging views have led to harsh criticism over the years, but the...
Book › PaperbackIn this new and revised edition of Oswald Spengler's classic, Man and Technics, Spengler makes a number of predictions that today, more than eighty years after the book was first published, have turned out to be remarkably accurate. Spengler predicted that industrialisation would lead to serious environmental problems and that countless species would become extinct. He also predicted that labour from Third World countries would increasingly outcompete Western workers by doing the same work for...
Book › PaperbackThis is a newly abridged edition of Spengler's classic on the history of western civilization and its decline, The Decline of the West.
The Decline of the West: Volume I, Form and Actuality, and Volume II, Perspectives of World-History [Two Volume Set]
Book › HardcoverVolume 2 - Perspectives of World History.
Book › PaperbackAn essay by the author of The Decline of the West, Oswald Spengler, on the need for "Prussianism" in order to save civilization from the "Coloured Peril," based on Spengler's view, just after the Naxi rise to power in 1933, that the white (European) tribes were under attack by colored races through a "war" by various political forces - enemies of the white race. Spengler's writings had a great effect on the racial thinking of Adolf Hitler. Chapters include The Political Horizon World War & New...
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Book › Hardcover1965 First Modern Library edition blue hardback, very slight shelf wear. 415 pages are clean, bright, white, tightly bound, unmarked, easy to read, slight tanning from edges. Sold by Friends of the Fullerton Library 2015/14.
Book › PaperbackThe Decline of the West Volume II: Perspectives of World-History
By Oswald Spengler
I-Origin and Language--The Cosmic and the Microcosm
II-Origin and Language--The Group of the Higher Cultures
III-Origin and Language--The Relations between the Cultures
IV-Cities and Peoples--The Soul of the City
V-Cities and Peoples--Peoples, Races, Tongues
VI-Cities and Peoples--Primitives, Culture-Peoples, Fellaheen
VII-Problems of the Arabian...
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