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Animals, Nature and Albert Schweitzer

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Description

This unique and highly-acclaimed small volume shows - primarily through Dr. Schweitzer's own words - how his philosophy of "reverence for life" developed, from childhood, as his long life unfolded.
It demonstrates how the philosopher-physician-musician carried out his philosophy at his African hospital, in Europe and the U.S.A and how he inspired the animal protection and environmental awakening.
It describes his bond with individual animals and how he coped with the paradox of the "will-to-live" vs. "the will-to-live."
His memorable words, the sensitive commentary and the appealing photographs combine to present forcefully and gracefully Dr. Schweitzer's guidance to all persons troubled by disrespect of the natural word and all that dwell therein.
This book, which was originally published in 1982, has gone into eight printings.
What others have said about this book:
"You can be proud of your work. It will help to bring the thoughts and philosophy of my father to many people of different ages and interests and will spur them on to work for a better understanding for each living being's needs."   - Rhena Schweitzer Miller
"Ann captured hearts and minds with her wonderful Animals, Nature & Albert Schweitzer. That book is on my shelf and should be on everyone's gift list for any occasion." -Ingrid Newkirk, co-founder, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
"It is excellent, absolutely out of this world, and I am very delighted with it." - The Rev. George Marshall, co-author, Schweitzer - A Biography
"I always wanted to know more about Dr. Schweitzer and the good things he did for animals. Now I know him as a friend."   - Lisa Dellasanta, Eighth grade, Rockville, MD
"It should be in the hands of everyone able to read, not only in this country, but everywhere."   - John Karefa-Smart, M.D., former Assistant Director General,   World Health Organization

Animals, Nature and Albert Schweitzer
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  • $7.99
  • Available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac.
  • Category: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Published: May 26, 1988
  • Publisher: Flying Fox Press
  • Seller: Elissa Free
  • Print Length: 81 Pages
  • Language: English
  • Requirements: This book can only be viewed on an iOS device with Apple Books on iOS 12 or later, iBooks 1.3.1 or later and iOS 4.3.3 or later, or a Mac with iBooks 1.0 or later and OS X 10.9 or later.

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