Descartes: A Biography; Cogito, Ergo Sum: The Life of René Descartes [Book Review]

Isis 99 (1):177-178 (2008)

Gary Hatfield
University of Pennsylvania
Review of Desmond M. Clarke. Descartes: A Biography. xi + 507 pp., apps., figs., bibl., index. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. $40 (cloth).; Richard Watson, Cogito, Ergo Sum: The Life of René Descartes. viii + 375 pp., figs., bibl., index. Boston: David R. Godine, 2002. $35 (cloth).
Keywords Descartes and theology  Descartes as a person
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