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Edith Stein, a biography

by Waltraud Herbstrith

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Published by Ignatius Press in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Stein, Edith, Saint, 1891-1942.,
    • Carmelite Nuns -- Germany -- Biography.,
    • Philosophers -- Germany -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-198) and index.

      StatementWaltraud Herbstrith ; translated by Father Bernard Bonowitz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX4705.S814 H4713 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination207 p. ;
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1749781M
      ISBN 100898704103
      LC Control Number92071938
      OCLC/WorldCa27305738

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Edith Stein: The Untold Story of the Philosopher and Mystic Who Lost Her Life in the Death Camps of Auschwitz. By Edith Stein, translated by Josephine Koeppel, OCD. Edith Stein's autobiography, with map and 11 pages of photos. Her autobiography as a child and young adult.

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Edith Stein, also known as St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, OCD, (German: Teresia Benedicta vom Kreuz, Latin: Teresia Benedicta a Cruce) (12 October – 9 August ), was a German Jewish philosopher who converted to the Roman Catholic Church and became a Discalced Carmelite nun.

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