Love's Work by Gillian Rose

"Love's Work" is a deeply personal memoir that explores the life of a renowned philosopher as she grapples with her terminal cancer diagnosis. The book is a profound exploration of love, suffering, and the human condition, as the author reflects on her personal relationships, her career, and her Jewish faith. It is a philosophical and emotional journey that challenges readers to confront their own mortality and the complexities of human life.

The 3945th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 150

Since this book was first published in 1995, there is a penalty of 33.6%. The age adjusted score is 99.6.

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