Freud: A Life for Our Time

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Norton, 1988 - Biography & Autobiography - 810 pages
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"A magisterial contribution to the history of ideas" (J. Anthony Lukas), this "remarkable biography . . . briskly traces the story of Freud's life and education, deftly weaving the familiar narrative with a style that makes it seem fresh and lively" ("Chicago Tribune"). Photos.

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User Review  - dmsteyn - LibraryThing

Psychoanalysis is in essence a cure through love. -Sigmund Freud, Letter to Carl Jung, 1906 Surely the work of [[Sigmund Freud]] isnít relevant anymore, or, at least, has been surpassed and corrected ... Read full review

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User Review  - Andrei Gavrila - Goodreads

Very difficult to read. Incredibly long. I wanted a biography but instead I got the Freud encyclopedia. It is my strong opinion that I would have got the same amount of useful information from a book 20-30% percent of the curent size Read full review

About the author (1988)

Peter Gay lives in New York City and Connecticut.

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