Hermann Hesse

By; Samantha Causey

Biography

Er heißt Hermann Hesse in 1877 in Calw, Württemberg, Deutschland gerboren. Er starb am 9. August 1962 in Montagnola, Schweiz wegen der Leukämie. Er Vater's name ist Johannes Hesse und der Mutter's name ist Mari Gundert Hesse. Er ist ein Schriftsteller.


Hermann Hesse is most known for earning a Nobel Prize in 1946 for his work in Literature. He won the Nobel Prize manly for his story Das Glasperlenspiel but he has written many other well known works such as Der Steppenwolf and Das Glasperlenspiel. Hermann Hesse has written a total of 61 poems, 12 novels, 69 short fiction stories, and many more works.


Hermann's personal life-

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Citations


"Hermann Hesse." Encyclopedia of World Biography. Detroit: Gale, 1998. Biography in Context. Web. 12 Nov. 2013.


"Hermann Hesse." Contemporary Authors Online. Detroit: Gale, 2003. Biography in Context. Web. 14 Nov. 2013.

"Hermann Hesse." Contemporary Authors Online. Detroit: Gale, 2003. Biography in Context. Web. 12 Nov. 2013.


Rose, Ernst. "Hesse, Hermann (1877–1962)." Encyclopedia Americana. Grolier Online, 2013. Web. 14 Nov. 2013.