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Iron John

a book about men

1st Vintage Books ed.
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This edition published in by Vintage Books in New York.

Written in English

268 pages

BLY, uses a fairy tale full of code to enlighten the reader about 'how to live ones life' As old 'Growth' stories are meant to be used in society, I think a brilliant book, for men who are wondering about their lifes path and where is it leading? Or midlife crisis work.
I consider it important for the growth into maturity for men and suggest another book to be studied after Iron John. The book for further reading is by Clarissa Pinkola Estes '' Women Who Run With The Wolves'' a brilliant bedside bible, full of stages of growth to pick 'yours' from.
I had to pick up Iron John a second time as I became bogged down about halfway. a few years later could read it with a passion.

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Cover of: Hombres de hierro
Hombres de hierro: el libro de la nueva masculinidad
1992, Planeta
in Spanish / español
Cover of: Iron John
Iron John: a book about men
1992, Vintage Books
in English - 1st Vintage Books ed.
Cover of: Iron John
Iron John: a book about men
1992, Element
in English - 2nd ed.
Cover of: Iron John
Iron John: a book about men
1990, Addison-Wesley
in English

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Iron John

a book about men

First published in 1990



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BLY, uses a fairy tale full of code to enlighten the reader about 'how to live ones life' As old 'Growth' stories are meant to be used in society, I think a brilliant book, for men who are wondering about their lifes path and where is it leading? Or midlife crisis work.
I consider it important for the growth into maturity for men and suggest another book to be studied after Iron John. The book for further reading is by Clarissa Pinkola Estes '' Women Who Run With The Wolves'' a brilliant bedside bible, full of stages of growth to pick 'yours' from.
I had to pick up Iron John a second time as I became bogged down about halfway. a few years later could read it with a passion.

Classifications

Dewey 305.31

Iron John

a book about men

1st Vintage Books ed.

This edition published in by Vintage Books in New York.


Edition Notes

Reprint. Originally published: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, 1990.

Includes bibliographical references.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
305.31
Library of Congress
HQ1090.3 .B59 1991

The Physical Object

Pagination
xi, 268 p. ;
Number of pages
268

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL1566117M
Internet Archive
ironjohnbookabou00blyrrich
ISBN 10
0679731199
LC Control Number
91050015
Library Thing
39089
Goodreads
1494815

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