'Germinal' and Zola's Philosophical and Religious Thought (Purdue University Monographs in Romance Languages)


'Germinal' and Zola's Philosophical and Religious Thought (Purdue University Monographs in Romance Languages)

'Germinal' and Zola's Philosophical and Religious Thought (Purdue University Monographs in Romance Languages) by Philip Walker
English | Jan. 1, 1984 | ISBN: 9027217246 | 169 Pages | PDF | 17 MB
In preparing this book, I was primarily motivated by the following two questions-questions that had haunted me ever since I had begun exploring Zola at Yale in the early fifties: what was Zola really like as a philosophical and religious thinker, and what reflections or possible reflections of his philosophical and religious thought can be found in Germinal, his masterpiece and one of the most moving and at the same time intellectually and spiritually stimulating and influential novels ever written?

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