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Not all books age well.

Even books that transcend their time are dated by it, and there’s certainly plenty in Thomas Hobbes’ Leviathan that feels a little worse for wear, from the Kingdom of Darkness to Christian Principalities and Commonwealths.

But what makes Hobbes’ masterpiece so special is how relevant many of its concepts remain today. The book still offers a useful prism through which to understand contemporary events.