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Introducing Camus

Author: David Zane Mairowitz; Alain Korkos; Richard Appignanesi
Publisher: Thriplow, Cambridge, U.K. : Icon Books ; [United States] : Totem Books ; Lanham, Md. : Distributed to the trade in the USA by National Book Network, 2007.
Series: Introducing (Thriplow, England)
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Albert Camus, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957, always refused the existentialist label with which he is usually associated. Introducing Camus portrays a man who was not only in the tradition of the great French humanists, but an important Resistance fighter during World War II, and also a great sensualist who created a personal and literary myth out of sun, sea, sex, football and theatre - his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Albert Camus; Albert Camus; Albert Camus
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Zane Mairowitz; Alain Korkos; Richard Appignanesi
ISBN: 1840468475 9781840468472
OCLC Number: 171559383
Notes: Originally published in 1998 as "Camus for beginners."
Description: 175 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Introducing (Thriplow, England)
Other Titles: Camus
Responsibility: David Zane Mairowitz, Alain Korkos ; edited by Richard Appignanesi.

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Portrays a man who was an intellectual in the tradition of the great French humanists, a Resistance fighter during World War II, and also a great sensualist for whom sun, sea, sex, football and  Read more...

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