The World of Yesterday by Stefan Zweig

The World of Yesterday

Stefan Zweig with Harry Zohn (Contributor), Anthea Bell (Translator)

461 pages first pub 1941 (editions)

nonfiction autobiography classics history informative reflective sad medium-paced
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Stefan Zweig's memoir, The World of Yesterday, recalls the golden age of prewar Europe—its seeming permanence, its promise and its devastating fall with the onset of two world wars. Zweig's passionate, evocative prose paints a stunning portrait of...

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