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Out of my life and thought : an autobiography

Author: Albert Schweitzer; C T Campion
Publisher: New York : H. Holt, 1949.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First pub. 1933. The remarkable story of a truly great man, who achieved success as a musician, philosopher, theologian, and doctor and left it all to found a hospital in Africa where he could devote his talents to relieving suffering among five tribesmen.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schweitzer, Albert, 1875-1965.
Out of my life and thought.
New York : H. Holt, 1949
(OCoLC)647400712
Named Person: Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer; Albert Schweitzer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Schweitzer; C T Campion
OCLC Number: 391178
Language Note: English translation of: Aus meinem Leben und Denken.
Description: 274 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Childhood, school, and University --
Paris and Berlin, 1898-1899 --
The first years in Strasbourg --
Study of the last supper and the life of Jesus, 1900-1902 --
Teaching activities at the University of Strasbourg. The quest of the historical Jesus --
The historical Jesus and the Christianity of today --
My work on Bach --
On organs and organ building --
I resolve top become a jungle doctor --
My medical studies, 1905-1912 --
Preparing for Africa --
Literary studies during my medical course --
First activities in Africa, 1913-1917 --
Garaison and St. Rémy --
Back in Alsace --
Physician and preacher in Strasbourg --
The book of African reminiscences --
Günsbach and journeys abroad --
The second period in Africa, 1924-1927 --
Two years in Europe. The mysticism of Paul the Apostle.
Other Titles: Aus meinem Leben und Denken.
Responsibility: Albert Schweitzer ; translated by C.T. Campion ; postscript by Everett Skillings.

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First pub. 1933. The remarkable story of a truly great man, who achieved success as a musician, philosopher, theologian, and doctor and left it all to found a hospital in Africa where he could devote his talents to relieving suffering among five tribesmen.

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