Antimemoirs

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H. Hamilton, 1968 - Literary Criticism - 448 pages
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User Review  - HadriantheBlind - LibraryThing

A bit dry and given to too much introspection. It's a shame - the man's had such an interesting life, from what I can gather, and he doesn't seem to be able to tell too much about it apart from some rambling details. Read full review

Contents

The WalnutTrees of Altenburg
11
Antimemoirs
72
The Temptation of the West
185
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About the author (1968)

French novelist, art historian, and statesman, who became an active supporter of General Charles de Gaulle and, after de Gaulle was elected president in 1958, served for 10 years as France's minister of cultural affairs. His major works include the novel La Condition humaine (1933; Man's Fate); Les Voix du silence (1951; The Voices of Silence), a history and philosophy of world art; and Le Mus,e imaginaire de la sculpture mondiale (1952-54; Museum Without Walls).