Christ Stopped at Eboli: The Story of a Year (FSG Classics)

Christ Stopped at Eboli: The Story of a Year (FSG Classics) Author Carlo Levi
ISBN-10 0374530092
ISBN-13 9780374530099
Year 2006-01-10
Pages 304
Language English
Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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It was to Lucania a desolate land in southern Italy that Carlo Levia doctor painter philosopher and man of letterswas confined as a political prisoner because of his opposition to Italy s Fascist government at the start of the Ethiopian war in 1935 While there Levi reflected on the harsh landscape and its inhabitants peasants who lived the same lives their ancestors had constantly fearing black magic and the near presence of death In so doing Levi offered a starkly beautiful and moving account of a place and a people living outside the boundaries of progress and time

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Fleeting Rome

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