The Myth of the State

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A great contemporary German philosopher attacks the explosive problem of political myth in our day, and reveals how the myth of the state evolved from primitive times to prepare the way for the rise of the modern totalitarian state. "A brilliant survey of some of the major texts in the history of political theory."—Kenneth Burke, The Nation.

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This scholarly work by a truly great spirit should be read by every trained mind in search of deeper understanding of the world. One of the rare `grand' books.

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?This scholarly work by a truly great spirit should be read by every trained mind in search of deeper understanding of the world. One of the rare grand' books.?-Library Journal

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