The book Hondo was written based on the film Hondo, starring John Wayne and directed by John Farrow. Adapted by Louis L'Amour, the film was actual based on another one of his books. Hondo is a Western novel set in 1870. The book was published in...

Madness and Civilization is the first major book published by the French philosopher, Michel Foucault. The book provides a breakdown and in-depth look at all of the madness that took place during Europe's Middle Ages all the way up to the 1700's....

Bertrand Russell was an upper-class English philosopher who was born on May 18th, 1872. He came from a long line of left-wing academics and after the death of his parents when he was only four years old, he was raised by his Grandmother. She...