Enigma: The Life of Knut Hamsun

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Macmillan, Apr 1, 1988 - Biography & Autobiography - 472 pages
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This biography of one of the twentieth century's most important and neglected writers captures the restless and enigmatic spirit of Hamsun and provides a major reassessment of his work

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In the 1920s, Nobel Prize winner Knut Hamsun was perhaps the most influential author in Europe; Gide, Gorky, Kafka, and Hemingway were among his admirers. Though famous for his acute psychological ... Read full review

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This is one of the best writer bios I've read. Loved it and will read it again. Read full review



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Ferguson is cofounder of the Rape Awareness and Prevention Organization. He is a former marine sergeant and military police officer. He also teaches, lectures and consults.

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