The following is a personality profile of Stefan Zweig based on his work.
Stefan Zweig is expressive, heartfelt and informal.
He is empathetic, he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. He is calm under pressure as well: he handles unexpected events calmly and effectively. But, Stefan Zweig is also laid-back: he appreciates a relaxed pace in life.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.
Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.
This book is supposed to be one of the definitive descriptions of what prewar Vienna was like, but I did not find it so. Zweig ruminated on his own life in a way which did not do him credit as a ... Read More
Introspective and moving drama set just before the onset of World War I. A young, Austrian cavalry officer explores the rewards and dangers of befriending a wealthy young woman who is beset by ... Read More
Stefan Zweig's autobiography is a real-time, urgent eyewitness account of his beloved Europe ripping itself apart during World War II. The torment that he feels is compounded by the fact that he had ... Read More
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