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Schweitzer : a biography

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He was an accomplished organist and interpreter of Bach, a crusader for world peace, and a winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. He made his philosophy of "reverence for life" an ethic for the world. The hospital he founded in LambarA(c)nA(c) (still in operation in present-day Gabon) is a model of what Europeans might have given to Africans throughout colonial history. But above all, Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965) was a talented and compassionate human being. This biography probes beyond the timeworn image of Schweitzer as "the ...

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Schweitzer: A Biography
2000, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD

ISBN-13: 9780801864551

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Schweitzer : a biography
1975, Pillar Books for the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship, New York

ISBN-13: 9780891290209

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