The Captive Mind, Volume 724

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Vintage Books, 1981 - Political Science - 240 pages
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I enjoyed the writing in this book immensely. - Goodreads
How socialist realism commits the writer to Communism. - Goodreads
However, his English writing is fantastic. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Nemanja Sh - Goodreads

Fascinating read. Not only does that author vividly portray the suffering of the Polish nation but he also adds a personal touch to his writing. I think this is very important as without it the book ... Read full review

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User Review  - Matthew Mcnaught - Goodreads

Beautifully written and insightful. I came to Milosz through his poems and his poet's eye and turn of phrase is evident here. Each chapter feels like a standalone essay but they all add up to a great ... Read full review


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About the author (1981)

Czeslaw Milosz is the recipient of the 1980 Nobel Prize in Literature. His most recent publications are Striving Towards Being: The Letters of Thomas Merton and Czeslaw Milosz (FSG, 1997) and Road-side Dog (FSG, 1998). He lives in Berkeley, California.

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