: When Nietzsche Wept: A Novel of Obsession (): Irvin D. Yalom: Books. When Nietzsche Wept by Irvin D. Yalom, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Freud’s mentor, Josef Breuer, attempts to cure Friedrich Nietzsche of suicidal despair in the clinics, cemeteries, and coffeehouses of.

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The story also explains how Friedrich Nietzsche received the inspiration to write his famous book, Thus Spoke Zarathustra. You must be ready to burn yourself in your own flame: Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.

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Art of Loving Erich Fromm. Review quote “An intelligent, carefully researched, richly imagined novel. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Oh, the endless labor of the intellectual—pouring all this knowledge into the brain through a three-millimeter aperture in the iris.

Only through facing his own inner demons can the gifted healer begin to help his patient. When Nietzsche Wept is a novel by Irvin D.

An example of those details is that the female characters of the play wear colorful dresses, while the male characters wear black or grey suits; that is because the play tries to represent its reality from the point of view of the intellectual men of that period.

The novel is a review of the history of the philosophy and psychoanalysis and some of the main personalities of the last decades of the 19th century, and revolves around the topic of ” limerence “. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Creativity Dr Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi.


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And our greatest challenge is to live d.yalon spite of that burden. Book ratings by Goodreads. Distinguished physician, renowned scientist, beloved husband and father, Josef Breuer finds himself at 40 simultaneously at the crest of his professional life and near the bottom of a pit irvun incomprehensible despair.


The book takes place mostly in ViennaAustriain the yearand relates a fictional meeting between the doctor Josef Breuer and the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. Please provide an email address. Retrieved from ” https: The Best Books of Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.

Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions Reading Like a Writer Francine Prose. Just as you were about to step on it, I asked you “Do you want to cross the footbridge to me? Be the first to discover new talent! Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. And the unheeded voice of your conscience will cry out to you forever.

Yalom’s book is fictional but contains many references to history and historical personalities: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Cursed with nightmares, insomnia, and obsessive sexual fantasies of his former patient, Anna O.

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