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Albert Schweitzer

Activist, Religion, Organist (14-Jan-1875 — 4-Sep-1965)


Erica Anderson; Eugene Exman. The World of Albert Schweitzer. London: Black. 1955. 144pp.

Erica Anderson. Albert Schweitzer. Philadelphia: Chilton Co.. 1961. 122pp.

Erica Anderson. The Schweitzer Album: A Portrait in Words and Pictures. New York: Harper & Row. 1965. 176pp.

Ara Paul Barsam. Reverence for Life: Albert Schweitzer's Great Contribution to Ethical Thought. Oxford University Press. 2007. 216pp.

James Bentley. Albert Schweitzer: The Enigma. New York: HarperCollins. 1992. 208pp.

Jacquelyn Berrill. Albert Schweitzer: Man of Mercy. New York: Dodd, Mead. 1956. 200pp.

James Brabazon. Albert Schweitzer: A Biography. New York: Putnam. 1974. 509pp.

Lavrids Ostergaard Christensen. At Work with Albert Schweitzer. Boston: Beacon Press. 1962. 117pp.

Predrag Cicovacki. Albert Schweitzer's Ethical Vision: A Sourcebook. Oxford University Press. 2009. 254pp.

Henry B. Clark. The Ethical Mysticism of Albert Schweitzer. Boston: Beacon Press. 1962. 241pp.

Norman Cousins. Dr. Schweitzer of Lambaréné. London: Black. 1961.

Norman Cousins. The Words of Albert Schweitzer. New York: Newmarket Press. 1984. 110pp.

Walter L. Ensslin. Reverence for Life: Albert Schweitzer's Spiritual Message to Mankind. Fresno, CA: Pioneer Pub.. 1983. 106pp.

Jacques Feschotte. Albert Schweitzer: An Introduction. Boston: Beacon Press. 1954. 130pp.

Frederick S Franck. Days with Albert Schweitzer: A Lambaréné Landscape. New York: Holt. 1959. 178pp.

Joseph Gollomb. Albert Schweitzer: Genius in the Jungle. New York: Vanguard Press. 1949. 149pp.

Nancy Snell Griffith; Laura Person. Albert Schweitzer: An International Bibliography. Boston: G.K. Hall. 1981. 600pp.

Hermann Hagedorn. Prophet in the Wilderness: The Story of Albert Schweitzer. New York: MacMillan. 1947. 221pp.

Kazimierz Imieliński; Christian Imieliński; Andrzej Imieliński. Albert Schweitzer and Medical Youth. Warsaw: Mała Poligrafia Redemptorystów w Tuchowie. 2000. 220pp.

Kazimierz Imieliński; Christian Imieliński; Andrzej Imieliński. Albert Schweitzer and Humanity. Warsaw: Mała Poligrafia Redemptorystów w Tuchowie. 2001. 206pp.

Kazimierz Imielinski; Christian Imielinski; Andrzej Imielinski. Albert Schweitzer: Humanism and Peace. Warsaw: Mala Poligrafia Redemptorystów w Tuchowie. 2003. 270pp.

David Ives; David A Valone. Reverence for Life Revisited: Albert Schweitzer's Relevance Today. Newcastle, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 2007. 191pp.

Charles R. Joy; Melvin Arnold. The Africa of Albert Schweitzer. New York: Harper. 1948. 160pp.

Charles Rhind Joy (editor). Albert Schweitzer: An Anthology. Boston: Beacon Press. 1947. 355pp.

Charles Rhind Joy. The Animal World of Albert Schweitzer: Jungle Insights into Reverence for Life. Hopewell, NJ: Ecco Press. 1950. 209pp.

Charles Rhind Joy. Music in the life of Albert Schweitzer. New York: Harper. 1951. 300pp.

Robert Jungk. Albert Schweitzer: The Story of His Life. New York: Philosophical Library. 1957. 160pp.

S. C. Suguna Kumari. Albert Schweitzer's Philosophy of Civilization. Andhra University. 2002. 186pp.

Gabriel Langfeldt. Albert Schweitzer: A Study of His Philosophy of Life. New York: G. Braziller. 1960. 119pp.

Jo Manton. The Story of Albert Schweitzer. London: Methuen. 1955. 176pp.

George N Marshall; David Poling. Schweitzer: A Biography. Garden City, NY: Doubleday. 1971. 342pp.

George N. Marshall. An Understanding of Albert Schweitzer. London: Vision. 1966. 181pp.

Mike W. Martin. Albert Schweitzer's Reverence for Life: Ethical Idealism and Self-Realization. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate. 2007. 113pp.

David C. Miller; James Pouilliard. The Relevance of Albert Schweitzer at the Dawn of the 21st Century. Lanham, MD: University Press of America. 1992. 158pp.

Joseph Franklin Montague. The Why of Albert Schweitzer: An Appraisal in Depth of the Career of An Extraordinary Man of Medicine. New York: Hawthorn Books. 1965. 312pp.

Edward Newman Mozley. The Theology of Albert Schweitzer for Christian Inquirers. London: Adam and Charles Black. 1950. 108pp.

Michael Murray. Albert Schweitzer, Musician. Brookfield, VT: Ashgate Pub. Co.. 1994. 161pp.

Siegfried Neukirch. Mein Weg zu Albert Schweitzer (My Journey to Albert Schweitzer). Victoria, BC, Canada: Trafford. 2007. 219pp.

Edouard Nies-Berger. Albert Schweitzer As I Knew Him. Hillsdale, NY: Pendragon Press. 2002. 143pp.

Robert Payne. The Three Worlds of Albert Schweitzer. New York: T. Nelson. 1957. 252pp.

Herbert M. Phillips. Safari of Discovery: The Universe of Albert Schweitzer. New York: Twayne Publishers. 1958. 271pp.

Werner Picht. The Life and Thought of Albert Schweitzer. New York: Harper & Row. 1964. 288pp.

Jean Pierhal. Albert Schweitzer: The Story of His Life. New York: Philosophical Library. 1957. 160pp.

Magnus C. Ratter. Albert Schweitzer. London: Allenson. 1935. 260pp.

Magnus C. Ratter. Albert Schweitzer: Life and Message. Boston: Beacon Press. 1950. 214pp.

John Dickinson Regester. Albert Schweitzer: The Man and His Work. New York: Abingdon Press. 1931. 145pp.

A. A. Roback. The Albert Schweitzer Jubilee Book. Cambridge, MA: Sci-Art. 1945. 508pp.

Albert Schweitzer. Aus meinem Leben und Denken (Out of My Life and Thought). Leipzig, Germany: F. Meiner. 1931. 211pp.

Albert Schweitzer. On the Edge of the Primeval Forest. Leipzig, Germany: F. Meiner. 1922. 222pp.

Albert Schweitzer. More from the Primeval Forest. Leipzig, Germany: F. Meiner. 1922. 222pp.

George Seaver. Albert Schweitzer: Christian Revolutionary. New York: Black. 1947. 346pp.

Charlie May Hogue Simon. All Men Are Brothers: A Portrait of Albert Schweitzer. London: Blackie. 1956. 190pp.

Kurt Singer; Jane Sherrod. Dr. Albert Schweitzer: Medical Missionary. Kalaghoda, Mumbai: Wilco Publishing House. 2005. 119pp.

Donald Zundel Sokol. Albert Schweitzer. Hanover, NH: Self-published. 1951. 186pp.


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  8. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1314)

  9. Twentieth Century Authors, First Supplement (p.886)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.923)

  11. The Oxford Dictionary of Music (p.790)

  12. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (p.919)

  13. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.445)

  14. Twentieth Century Dictionary of Christian Biography (p.340)

  15. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.288)

  16. Obituaries from the Times 1961-1970 (p.716)

  17. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.432)

  18. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.468)

  19. Encyclopedia of Concert Music (p.410)

  20. Musicians Since 1900 (pp.747-49)

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