Hannah Arendt: A Life in Dark Times (Icons)
Publish date: 2015-08-18
Publisher: New Harvest
Pages no: 144
Edition language: English
Short but deeply fascinating, this book about Hannah Arendt covers both her life and the evolution of her thinking in less than 140 pages. It opens with the controversy surrounding her coverage of the 1961 trial of Nazi officer Adolf Eichmann in Israel, and her pithy but divisive “banality of evil...