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Author Kaplan, Alice Yaeger, author.

Title Looking for the stranger : Albert Camus and the life of a literary classic / Alice Kaplan.

Publication Info. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2016.
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Description 289 pages : map ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-275) and index.
Contents A bonfire -- From Belcourt to Hydra -- A first try -- The novel he didn't know he was writing -- A reporter on the beat -- Any person condemned to death shall have his head cut off -- The absurd -- A first chapter -- What he carried -- Writing part I -- Already traced within me -- Exodus -- Rue d'Arzew -- A jealous teacher and a generous comrade -- Resolve -- The Malraux factor -- A reader's report -- Gallimard's war -- The stranger is born -- Recovery -- From the absurd to revolt -- Above ground -- Existentialist twins -- Consecration in New York -- A book for everyone -- What's in a name?
Subject Camus, Albert, 1913-1960.
Authors, French -- Biography.
Philosophers -- France -- Biography.
Camus, Albert, 1913-1960. √Čtranger.
Camus, Albert, 1913-1960 -- Appreciation.
Genre Biographies.
ISBN 9780226241678 (cloth ; alk. paper)
022624167X (cloth ; alk. paper)
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