The Captive Mind

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Peter Smith Publisher, Incorporated, 1992
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I enjoyed the writing in this book immensely. - Goodreads
A bit difficult to read. - Goodreads
His writing is incisive and beautiful. - Goodreads
I just could not stand the authors writing. - Goodreads
However, his English writing is fantastic. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Daniel - Goodreads

If you want a more nuanced account of life in an ostensibly socialist state, Milosz is your man. It avoids all the truisms of a liberal critique of socialism, without glossing over the unavoidable cruelty of Poland's capitalist regime. Read full review

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User Review  - Mark Bandeira - Goodreads

Czesław Miłosz was a true master of his craft. This books moved me in so many ways I can't even say it. Not only is it a must-read for anyone studying anything related to social realism, socialism ... Read full review

About the author (1992)

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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