Read by Sydney Penny Sigrid Undset's "Catherine of Siena" is critically acclaimed as one of the best biographies ever of this well known and amazing 14th century saint. Famed for her historical fiction, which won her the Nobel Prize for literature in 1928 for her masterpiece Kristin Lavransdatter, Undset based this factual work on primary sources, her own experiences living in Italy, and her profound understanding of the human heart. One of the greatest novelists of the 20th century, Undset was no stranger to hagiography. ...

Catherine of Siena 2009, Ignatius Press, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9781586174088


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