How many pages is Zorba the Greek?

What is the story of Zorba the Greek?

Traveling to inspect an abandoned mine his father owns in Crete, English author Basil (Alan Bates) meets the exuberant peasant Zorba (Anthony Quinn) and invites him along when the older man claims he has mining experience. In Basil’s father’s old village, he finds himself attracted to a young widow (Irene Papas), and Zorba takes up with the woman who runs their hotel (Lila Kedrova). When things go wrong, Zorba teaches Basil how to enjoy life even under the most trying circumstances.

Who wrote the book Zorba the Greek?

Nikos Kazantzakis

When was Zorba written?

Zorba the Greek, novel by Nikos Kazantzákis, published in Greek in 1946 as Víos kai politía tou Aléxi Zormpá. The unnamed narrator is a scholarly, introspective writer who opens a coal mine on the fertile island of Crete.

Is Zorba the Greek?

First published in 1946, Zorba the Greek, is, on one hand, the story of a Greek working man named Zorba, a passionate lover of life, the unnamed narrator who he accompanies to Crete to work in a lignite mine, and the men and women of the town where they settle.


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