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The World of Yesterday

Stefan Zweig 1881 1942 was a poet, novelist, and dramatist, but it was his biographies that expressed his full genius, recreating for his international audience the Elizabethan age, the French Revolution, the great days of voyages and discoveries In this autobiography he holds the mirror up to his own age, telling the story of a generation that was loaded down with a b Stefan Zweig 1881 1942 was a poet, novelist, and dramatist, but it was his biographies that expressed his full genius, recreating for his international audience the Elizabethan age, the French Revolution, the great days of voyages and discoveries In this autobiography he holds the mirror up to his own age, telling the story of a generation that was loaded down with a burden of fate as was hardly any other in the course of history Zweig attracted to himself the best minds and loftiest souls of his era Freud, Yeats, Borgese, Pirandello, Gorky, Ravel, Joyce, Toscanini, Jane Addams, Anatole France, and Romain Rolland are but a few of the friends he writes about

Title : The World of Yesterday
Author :  Stefan Zweig
Language : English
Isbn : 0803252242
Format : Paperback
Pages : 461 pages

Rating: 4.9

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