The Terrestrial Gospel of Nikos Kazantzakis


The Terrestrial Gospel of Nikos Kazantzakis Translated and Edited by Thanasis Maskaleris Published by Zorba Press in collaboration with the Dancing Star Foundation Ebook Edition: May 2011 (paperback edition to follow) Ebook edition Format: PDF Nonfiction; 160 pages; 5.5″ x 8.5″ ISBN: 978-0927379-97-7 Price: $ 7.99 Foreword from Athens by Patroclos Stavrou and Niki P. Stavrou Preface by Jean-Michel Cousteau Preface from Crete by Dr. Yannis Phillis Preface from Arkadia by Dr. John Anton Postscript by Dr. Peter Bien with illuminating essays by Michael Tobias and Michael Pastore The Terrestrial Gospel is an anthology of passages selected from various books by Kazantzakis, centering on Nature and the workers of the soil. A powerful and poetic work that raises environmental awareness and calls us to compassionate action, the book contains new translations from the Greek originals to English, some original poems by Maskaleris, a Preface by Jean-Michel Cousteau, and an illuminating essay by ecologist, author, and film-maker, Michael Tobias.