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  • Of All That Ends
    Views : 313
    Pages : 176

    by: Günter Grass Breon Mitchell the author

    Publisher: pHoughton Mifflin Harcourt

    Book Description

    Last words and images from the Nobel Prize–winning writer.

    In this posthumous collection, Grass (1927-2015) offers brief, gentle, intimate meditations illustrated by his own soft pencil drawings. Some pieces look back with nostalgia and even surprise at the author’s past. Discovering more than 200 drawings and watercolors that he ... more

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    ISBN-10: 054478538X

    ISBN-13: 9780544785380

    Language: English

  • Spies
    Views : 359
    Pages : 288

    by: Marcel Beyer Breon Mitchell

    Publisher: pHarcourt

    Book Description

    The metaphor of espionage is put to good effect, in an intricate tale by German author Beyer.

    The unnamed narrator here pieces together the complex history of his estranged grandfather’s life as part of a “game” he shares with the three cousins (actually, this only child’s de facto siblings) he grew up with in a small German villag ... more

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    ISBN-10: 0151008590

    ISBN-13: 9780151008599

    Language: English

  • Morenga
    Views : 95
    Pages : 384

    by: Uwe Timm Breon Mitchell

    Publisher: pNew Directions Publishing Corporation

    Book Description

    The German colonial experience in Africa is the subject of this dense, often fascinating 1983 novel by the German author (Midsummer Night, 1998, etc.).

    Relations between German colonists and both Herero and Hottentot tribes grow dangerously strained in the former South West Africa (now Namibia) in the early 20th century—and a 34-y ... more

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    ISBN-10: 0811215148

    ISBN-13: 9780811215145

    Language: English