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Title:
The eternal sea; a pictorial anthology
Author:
Wenzel, Hein.
Personal Author:
Uniform Title:
Mare aeternum. English
Publication Information:
London ; New York : Abelard-Schuman [1970]
Physical Description:
204 pages : illustrations (part color), charts (part color), color maps (on lining papers) ; 29 cm
General Note:
Translation of Mare aeternum.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780200716895
Format :
Book

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Author Notes

Walter Kaufmann was born in Freiburg, Germany in July 1, 1921. He arrived in the United States at the age of 17 and became a citizen in 1944. He received a B.A. degree from Williams College in 1941 and a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1947. During World War II, he served in the United States Army from 1943-1946. He was a member of the philosophy department at Princeton University from 1947-1980.

He was a philosopher, translator, poet, and photographer. His first book, a critical study of Nietzsche, was published in 1950. His other works include Critique of Religion and Philosophy, From Shakespeare to Existentialism, The Faith of a Heretic, Tragedy and Philosophy, Without Guilt and Justice, Religions in Four Dimensions, and Man's Lot. He died on September 4, 1980 at the age of 59.

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