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Some remarkable men

further memoirs

by James Lord

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Published by Farrar Straus Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJames Lord.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT120 .L597 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination324 p. :
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL990299M
    ISBN 100374266557
    LC Control Number96028637

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      NPR coverage of This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women by Jay Allison, Dan Gediman, John Gregory, Viki Merrick, and Nubar Alexanian. News, author interviews, critics Author: Jay Allison. Based on the autobiographical book of the same name, Peter Brooks' Meetings With Remarkable Men is the story of the early years of Russian philosopher and magician George Gurdjieff and the people that led him to become a spiritual seeker and an inspiration to devoted followers around the world.

      The sub-title: "The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women" drew me in like a magnet because I think we can all learn a lot from eachother and that is, I think, the whole point of this book. I do want to know what 'remarkable' people believe! This book is essay style. Contributors are widely varied, the famous and by: 9.   Over the past two weeks, I have met with some remarkable men. I had dinner with Vice President Al Gore, who was in New York to complete work on a new book about global climate change due out in November. We ate at Blue Hill in the Village where Chef Dan Barber prepared an amazing feast of earthly delights grown on his farm just north of the city.


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Haunting, mesmerizing, and endlessly entertaining, Some Remarkable Men reverberates with Lord's unique gift for the intimate portrait. The book takes the form of Gurdjieff's reminiscences about various "remarkable men" that he met, beginning with his father.

They include the Armenian priest Pogossian; his friend Soloviev, and Prince Lubovedsky, a Russian prince with metaphysical : G. Gurdjieff. “Some had already been written in the first person, some were told verbally to me.” The latest World War II compilation, his sixth book, is due to hit the presses this year.

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Gurdjieff. A book of autobiography, it was originally. Thought I would share some of the boy's thoughts about why REMARKABLE was remarkable.:o) "I really loved all the awesome names in the book." (The two favorites were Lucinda Wihelmina Hinojosa and Captain Rojo Herring/5.

Like his previous book, the brilliantly weird, mental menage a trois, “Picasso and Dora,” “Some Remarkable Men” is an indispensable guide to key figures present at the creation of what he calls.

An inspiring collection of the personal philosophies of a group of remarkable men and women" "Based on the National Public Radio series of the same name, "This I Believe" features eighty essayists--from the famous to the unknown--completing the thought that begins the book's title/5.

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