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Descartes made major contributions to the fields of philosophy and arithmetic, and was once a proponent of rationalism, believing strongly in reality and deductive reasoning. operating in either French and Latin, he wrote many mathematical and philosophical works together with the area, Discourse on a style, Meditations on First Philosophy, and Passions of the Soul. he's possibly top identified for originating the assertion “I imagine, for this reason i'm. ” concerning the sequence HarperTorch brings nice works of non-fiction and the dramatic arts to lifestyles in electronic structure, upholding the top criteria in e-book creation and celebrating analyzing in all its varieties. search for extra titles within the HarperTorch assortment to construct your electronic library. Copyright HarperTorch Classics An imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. 2 Bloor road East, twentieth flooring Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4W 1A8 www. harpercollins. ca EPub version August 2013 ISBN: 9781443428965 This name is in Canada’s public area and isn't topic to any licence or copyright. concerning the writer HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty. Ltd. point thirteen, 201 Elizabeth road Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia http://www. harpercollins. com. au HarperCollins Publishers (Canada) Ltd. 2 Bloor highway East - twentieth flooring Toronto, ON, M4W 1A8, Canada http://www. harpercollins. ca HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand) constrained P. O. field 1 Auckland, New Zealand http://www. harpercollins. co. nz HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. 77-85 Fulham Palace street London, W6 8JB, united kingdom http://www. harpercollins. co. united kingdom HarperCollins Publishers Inc. 10 East 53rd highway ny, big apple 10022 http://www. harpercollins.