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Nikos Kazantzakis

HelenД“ KazantzakД“

Nikos Kazantzakis

a biography based his letters

by HelenД“ KazantzakД“

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kazantzakis, Nikos, -- 1883-1957

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA5610 K39 Z773
    The Physical Object
    Pagination589p.
    Number of Pages589
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17539409M

    Nikos Kazantzakis -- the complete book list. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. I bought Nikos Kazantzakis' "Zorba the Greek" after listening to George Guidall's engaging narration of Ellie Wiezel's "Night" and because I have read about this book in years ago when Scorsese's film "The Last Temptation of Christ" based on Kazantzakis' book with the same name was released in South Africa.

    Poems by Nikos Kazantzakis. Thought to be one of the most important Greek writers, poets and philosophers of the 20th century, Nikos Kazantzakis was born on . Nikos Kazantzakis was born in in Heraklion, Greece into a peasant family surrounded by fishermen, farmers, and shepherds. Of his parents he said: Of his parents he said: Both of my parents circulate in my blood, the one fierce, hard, and morose, the other tender, kind, and saintly.

    The manuscript of this one of the earliest () works of the author of Zorba the Greek and The Odyssey: A Modern Sequel, who lost the Nobel Prize to Albert Camus in , was only recently rediscovered and published in Greece with the help of the author's wife. The editors offer various reasons why Kazantzakis may have ""forgotten"" it, but neglect the most obvious &#; that . Níkos Kazantzakis was born in on the island of Crete. Kazantzakis—writer, playwright, and well-regarded figure in the world of Greek literature—was known primarily for his novels Zorba the Greek () and Freedom or Death ().. Kazantzakis was brought up in Crete during its uprising from the Ottoman Empire and fled with his family to the Greek island of Naxos.


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