Freud: A Life for Our Time
Norton, 1988 - Biography & Autobiography - 810 pages
"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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Review: Freud: A Life for Our TimeUser Review - MoonButterfly - Goodreads
This is how a biography should be written! Gay has written a fine biography that integrates historical culture and Freud ideology. As an added bonus, you also get a history of the early psychoanalysis ... Read full review
Review: Freud: A Life for Our TimeUser 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