Carl Gustav Jung

A Biography

by Frank McLynn

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In this, the first full-length biography of the great Swiss psychologist, Carl Gustav Jung is remembered not only for his valuable contribution to psychotherapy and to our understanding of the inner workings of the mind, but for the enduring controversies he sparked. In Frank McLynn's capable hands, readers will come to understand the man who originated what are widely held to be some of the greatest ideas of this century.


  • St. Martin's Publishing Group; August 2014
  • ISBN: 9781466878501
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  • Title: Carl Gustav Jung
  • Author: Frank McLynn
  • Imprint: St. Martin's Press
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  • 9781466878501

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“This very solid, well-paced biography will help readers understand both why Jung was so intensely admired and hated, and why, in terms of intellectual influence, he came to be so thoroughly overshadowed by his great nemesis, Freud.” —Kirkus Reviews


About The Author

Frank McLynn is a distinguished biographer who has taken on such varied and challenging subject matters as Robert Louis Stevenson (Random House, 1994), and the European exploration of Africa in Hearts of Darkness (Carroll & Graf, 1993). He lives in England.

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  • 9781466878501