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Book News Annotation:

Eliade presents a self-portrait of a complex and intriguing man caught up in some of the most significant and troubling events in modern history. Recalls such contemporaries as Eugene Ionesco, Teilhard de Chardin, E. Cioran, and Jung.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

About the Author

Mircea Eliade (1907-1986) was the Sewell L. Avery Distinguished Service Professor at the Divinity School and professor in the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago. He was one of the most influential scholars of religion of the 20th century and one of the worlds foremost interpreters of religious symbolism and myth. Eliade was the author of many works of scholarship and fiction, including A History of Religious Ideas and ten novels.
 

Table of Contents

v. 1. Journey east, journey west : 1907-1937 — v. 2. Exile's odyssey : 1937-1960.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780226204116
Translator:
Ricketts, Mac L.
Author:
Ricketts, Mac L.
Author:
Eliade, Mircea
Author:
Ricketts, Mac Linscott
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Location:
Chicago :
Subject:
General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Eliade, mircea, 1907-1986
Subject:
Eliade, Mircea
Subject:
Religion historians
Subject:
Religion historians -- United States -- Biography.
Subject:
General Biography
Subject:
Religion historians - United States
Subject:
Biography - General
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Autobiography / Mircea Eliade
Series Volume:
0002
Publication Date:
19880731
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
248
Dimensions:
9.56x6.41x.96 in. 1.32 lbs.

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