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Critique of criminal reason by Michael Gregorio

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Published by Thomas Dunne Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Hanno Stiffeniis (Fictitious character),
  • Serial murders,
  • Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMichael Gregorio
LC ClassificationsPR6107.R4447 C75 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination395 p. ;
Number of Pages395
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24912235M
ISBN 100312349947
ISBN 109780312349943
LC Control Number2006048324

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  In Critique of Criminal Reason Hanmo Stefaniis the Magistrate from a quiet town is summoned to solve a series of murders. The philosopher Kant is Hanno's benefactor and mentor. Together, they work to solve the mystery. Kant figures well throughout the book. We see what life is like in Prussia of the early 19th century/5(22). It has been years since Immanuel Kant's landmark philosophical work, Critique of Pure Reason, brought him fame throughout Europe and made him Königsberg’s best-known citizen. Rumours have begun to surface of a new work by the ageing genius. Unlike his earlier works, this book will not explore the mind of Enlightened man, but the mind of the serial killer. An International Bestseller and Playboy Best Book of It has been years since Immanuel Kant's landmark philosophical work, Critique of Pure Reason, brought him fame throughout Europe and made him Königsberg's best-known , rumors have begun to surface of .   Critique of Criminal Reason. by Michael Gregorio. Hanno Stiffeniis Mysteries (Book 1) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: St. Martin's Publishing Group.