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Hermann Hesse, Pilgrim of Crisis: A Biography

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The stormy life story of the Nobel Prize-winning writer whose novels, selling millions, captivated a generation, shaping the counter-culture's infatuation with the East and mysticism, and youth's absorption in the passion of adolescent crisis.
Paperback, 432 pages
Published May 1st 1997 by Fromm International (first published 1979)
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Jun 09, 2009 Aaron rated it liked it
An investigation of the life that produced many classic titles. Confirmation that if you write what you know, you can produce great works. Many of Hesse's novels are very autobiographical.
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Nov 21, 2012 Hilary rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Pilgrim of Crisis is a comprehensive insight into one of the 20th centuries most significant authors.
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Dec 27, 2013 Kristina Arreguin rated it really liked it
What a journey Herman Hesse had! Great legacy and writer
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