A.W. Moore is professor of philosophy at Oxford. The Evolution of Modern Metaphysics: Making Sense of Things appeared earlier this year.
In the LRB Archive:
- Writing the Book of the World by Theodore Sider
- The Millennium Problems: The Seven Greatest Unsolved Mathematical Puzzles of Our Time by Keith Devlin
- Everything and More: A Compact History of ∞ by David Foster Wallace
- A Brief History of Infinity: The Quest to Think the Unthinkable by Brian Clegg
- The Art of the Infinite: Our Lost Language of Numbers by Robert Kaplan and Ellen Kaplan