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Oswald Spengler

Oswald SpenglerBorn: 29-May-1880
Birthplace: Blankenburg, Germany
Died: 8-May-1936
Location of death: Munich, Germany
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: Germany
Executive summary: The Decline of the West

Father: Bernhard Spengler
Mother: Pauline Grantzow

    High School: Halle Latin School
    University: University of Munich
    University: University of Berlin
    University: PhD, University of Halle (1904)

    Nervous Breakdown 1905

Is the subject of books:
Prophet of Decline: Spengler on world history and politics, 2001, BY: John Farrenkopf

Author of books:
Gestalt und Wirklichkeit (1917, Form and Actuality)
Der Untergang des Abendlandes (1918-22, 2 vols., The Decline of the West)
Preussentum und Sozialismus (1920)
Welthistorische Perspektiven (1922, Perspectives of World History)
Der Mensch und die Technik (1931, Man and Technics)
Jahre der Entscheidung (1934)
Reden und Aufsätze (1937)

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