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Taube, Otto von (Baron)
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(Jun 21, 1879, Reval [Tallinn] – Jun 20, 1973, Gauting), German writer whose work was increasingly informed by a Christian perspective. After earning a degree in law in Leipzig and doing an internship, from 1906 to 1910 Taube studied art history in Leipzig, Berlin, and Halle. From 1918 on, he lived in Gauting, near Munich, as a freelance writer. In 1936 he joined the Confessing Church; after 1945 he held the office of reader in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bavaria. With his …

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Hurst, Matthias, “Taube, Otto von (Baron)”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 20 September 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_025944>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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