Albert Schweitzer A Biography (Paperback)
|Author: James Brabazon|
|James Brabazon updates his critically acclaimed biography of humanitarian Albert Schweitzer to include a wealth of recently discovered documents, including the letters between Schweitzer and Helene Bresslau written during the ten years before their marriage.|
This correspondence tells of a fascinating and complicated love story and throws a completely new light on Schweitzer's personality and the genesis of his decision to go to Africa. Brabazon's research has also included recently released documents from the State Department regarding Schweitzer's battle with the United States Atomic Energy Commission to halt H-bomb tests.