The Everlasting Man by G.K. Chesterton

The Everlasting Man

G.K. Chesterton

260 pages first pub 1925 (editions)

nonfiction philosophy religion challenging informative reflective slow-paced


What, if anything, is it that makes the human uniquely human? This, in part, is the question that G.K. Chesterton starts with in this classic exploration of human history. Responding to the evolutionary materialism of his contemporary (and antagon...

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challenging 85%
reflective 71%
informative 64%
hopeful 50%
inspiring 42%
adventurous 7%
emotional 7%
funny 7%
mysterious 7%


slow 92%
medium 7%

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