The Cherries of Freedom: A Report
Toby Press, 2004 - 88 Seiten
A German soldier deserts in Italy during the Second World War, and for the first time, experiences real freedom. A classic of post war Germany.
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Blinking, we looked up at the sky, which was full of the throb of aircraft, but far off
in the distance, with not a plane in sight. We reached for our bicycles. The sun
lambasted us with strokes of heat. The road was completely deserted. We were in
When we had reached the top and were resting on a small square with plane
trees all around, the squadrons of aircraft returned. They flew in across the sea;
you could see them from a long way off, hundreds of planes, and their steady, ...
It exploded out of the blue: we hadn't heard it coming or registered the drone of
any aircraft. We did not even have time to throw ourselves on the ground, but
simply stood there speechless as the lumps of debris rained upon us and the
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - whitewavedarling - LibraryThing
As much philosophy and personal review as it is memoir or history, this short "report" by Andersch has some truly great moments. As he moves through his experiences living in the years of the Third ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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Best known for his novel Sansibar (an international best seller translated into English as Flight to Afar), German author Andersch (1914-80) was a young man when he was caught in the terrible ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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