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Albert Schweitzer : a biography

Author: James Brabazon
Publisher: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2000.
Series: Albert Schweitzer library (Syracuse, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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The second edition of this biography of humanitarian Albert Schweitzer has been updated to include documents discovered since the work was originally written. These include letters between Schweitzer  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brabazon, James.
Albert Schweitzer.
Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2000
(OCoLC)606461623
Named Person: Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Brabazon
ISBN: 0815628757 9780815628750 0815606753 9780815606758
OCLC Number: 44467498
Description: xvii, 555 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Childhood, 1875-1885 --
The dark years, 1885-1893 --
Strasbourg, 1893-1896 --
Paris, 1896-1899 --
Berlin, 1899 --
Two examinations, 1899-1900 --
The scholar-curate, 1900-1901 --
The historical Jesus, 1901 --
Helene --
Bach, 1902-1904 --
Medical studies, 1905-1908 --
The departure, 1908-1913 --
Africa, 1913 --
Andende: The first hospital, 1913 --
War, 1914-1915 --
"Reverence for life," 1915 --
Internment, 1915-1917 --
The lost coin, 1918-1924 --
Adolinanongo: The second hospital, 1924-1927 --
Fame, 1927-1929 --
Life at the hospital, 1929-1932 --
Another war, 1932-1945 --
America: "The greatest man in the world," 1945-1950 --
Schweitzer on film, 1950-1954 --
A crack in the myth, 1951-1954 --
The Nobel Peace Prize and the Bomb, 1954-1957 --
The last of Europe, 1957-1959 --
The final years, 1959-1965.
Series Title: Albert Schweitzer library (Syracuse, N.Y.)
Responsibility: James Brabazon.

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