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Arthur Koestler

by Levene, Mark.

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Published by F. Ungar Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Koestler, Arthur, 1905- -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementby Mark Levene.
    SeriesLiterature and life series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6021.O4 Z637 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 176 p. ;
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3505209M
    ISBN 100804425167, 080446412X
    LC Control Number82040271

    This is the Audible edition of Arthur Koestler's novel "Darkness at Noon." It was suggested to me that I look up KIoestler on the Web and read about him for context. That took a few minutes and gave the book more gravity for me at least. Essentially, Koestler relates what it was like to live under Stalanism. Arthur Koestler’s The Act of Creation (Koestler, ) is an attempt to develop a general theory of human creativity covering both the similarities and the differences between creativity in File Size: 84KB.

      Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://tk20 Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet . For instance, concerning man's uniqueness in knowing that he must die, Koestler claims that "the discovery [of death] originates in the new brain, the refusal [to accept death] in the old." This all-important refusal is responsible for the witches, ghosts, ancestral spirits and gods which inhabit the human mind, and also for "comforting.

      Mr. Koestler drew on the experience in describing Rubashov's internment in ''Darkness at Noon.'' ''I plead guilty to having placed the idea of man above Author: Eric Pace. The book that Koestler wrote apart about this, Spanish Testament, has remarkable passages, but apart from the scrappiness that is usual in a book of reportage, it is definitely false in places. In the prison scenes Koestler successfully establishes the nightmare atmosphere which is, so to speak, his patent, but the rest of the book is too much.


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