By Oliver Matuschek
"It will certainly be considered as the authoritative Stefan Zweig biography within the future."—Frankfurter Allgemeine ZeitungThis is the licensed biography of the world-famous Austrian author Stefan Zweig. It contains this sort of own aspect conspicuously absent from Zweig's memoir the area of the day gone by, providing us a glimpse into the personal international of this grasp of mental perception. Drawing on a wealth of assets held by way of the Zweig property, to which Oliver Matuschek had exact entry, he recounts the eventful lifetime of a author spoilt by way of luck, which replaced course less than the effect of up to date occasions and ended tragically in a suicide pact together with his moment spouse Lotte. The identify 3 Lives refers back to the 3 significant levels in Zweig's life—his years of apprenticeship, his years of luck as a certified "working author" in Salzburg, and eventually his years of exile in Britain, the U.S., and Brazil.Oliver Matuschek studied politics and smooth heritage, has co-authored numerous documentaries, and has released quite a few works, so much lately i do know the Magic of Writing: Catalogue and heritage of the Autograph choice of Stefan Zweig (2005).