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Oswald Spengler

Historian (29-May-1880 — 8-May-1936)


John Farrenkopf. Prophet of Decline: Spengler on World History and Politics. Louisiana University Press. 2001.

John F. Fennelly. Twilight of the Evening Lands: Oswald Spengler a Half Century Later. New York: Brookdale Press. 1972.

Klaus P. Fischer. History and Prophecy: Oswald Spengler and the Decline of the West. Durham: Moore. 1977.

H. Stuart Hughes. Oswald Spengler: A Critical Estimate. New York: Scribner's. 1952. A revised edition published 1962.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

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  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.718)

  6. Public Intellectuals: A Study in Decline (p.204)

  7. Biographical Dictionary of the Extreme Right Since 1890 (pp.370-71)

  8. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.462)

  9. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.664)

  10. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.486)

  11. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.116)

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