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Kazantzakis and God

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kazantzakis, Nikos, 1883-1957 -- Religion.,
  • God in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-187) and index.

    StatementDaniel A. Dombrowski.
    SeriesSUNY series in constructive postmodern thought
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA5610.K39 Z487 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 193 p. ;
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1008080M
    ISBN 100791434915, 0791434923
    LC Control Number96048025


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von Goethe's Faust. Like his hero, Odysseus, Kazantzakis lived most of his artistic life outside Greece-except for the years of World War II/5. Nikos Kazantzakis has 87 books on Goodreads with ratings.

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