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He has written and edited over thirty books on philosophy and other subjects, and has written on non-Western philosophy. Bryan Magee, author, broadcaster, MP and academic with an unsurpassed ability to render complex philosophical ideas easily digestible. Professor A C Grayling is Master of the New College of the Humanities, and a Supernumerary Fellow of St Anne's College, Oxford. To gain a good understanding of western philosophy, you have to cover the basic teachings of some of the most influential philosophers.Below we have compiled a list of 10 Best Philosophy Books everyone must read to gain a better understanding of western philosophy. You said: An amazing philosophical adventure that influenced a generation.