Item description for Albert Schweitzer: Essential Writings (Modern Spiritual Masters) by Albert Schweitzer & James Brabazon...
Overview Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965), theologian, doctor, Nobel Peace Prize winner--was a remarkable figure of the twentieth century. An ordained pastor and theologian, he was also a renowned musician. He gave up this success to become a missionary doctor and founded a hospital in Africa. He is famous for his compassionate service and his "Reverence for Life."
Publishers Description Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965)--theologian, doctor, Nobel Peace Prize winner--was a remarkable figure of the twentieth century. An ordained pastor and an author, he was also a renowned musician. He gave up this success to be a missionary doctor and found a hospital in Africa. He is famous for his compassionate service and his "Reverence for Life" philosophy.
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Studio: Orbis Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.18" Width: 5.46" Height: 0.49" Weight: 0.5 lbs.
Release Date Oct 31, 2005
Publisher Orbis Books
Series Modern Spiritual Masters
ISBN 1570756023 ISBN13 9781570756023
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More About Albert Schweitzer & James Brabazon
Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965) won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1952. While still a young man he demonstrated extraordinary abilities in a wide range of pursuits, including science, theology, and music. In 1908 he published his magisterial study of the life and works of Johann Sebastian Bach. He studied medicine from 1905 to 1913 at the University of Strasbourg, then founded a hospital in French Equatorial Africa, where he spent most of the remainder of his life. Schweitzer used his Nobel Prize stipend to expand the hospital and to build a leper colony. His book The Primeval Forest is also available from Johns Hopkins.
Albert Schweitzer was born in 1875 and died in 1965.
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