Men in Dark Times

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Mar 25, 1970 - Social Science - 288 pages
Essays on Karl Jaspers, Rosa Luxemburg, Pope John XXIII, Isak Dinesen, Bertolt Brecht, Randall Jarrell, and others whose lives and work illuminated the early part of the century. Index.
 

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Contents

THOUGHTS ABOUT LESSING
18711919
A CHRISTIAN ON ST PETERS CHAIR FROM 1958 TO 1963
A LAUDATIO
CITIZEN OF THE WORLD?
18851963
18861951
18921940
18981956
19031954
19141965
Back Matter
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Spine
Copyright

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Hannah Arendt (1906–1975) is considered one of the most important and influential thinkers of the twentieth century. She is the author of numerous articles and books, including The Origins of Totalitarianism and the essay collection Men in Dark Times.

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