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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Most of the scenes were at night, in improvised spaces, with bricks, a fire hastily
made with off-cuts of planks, frayed and baggy jackets, scarves, small pistols, a
battered gramophone with a Bartok concerto for strings, percussion and ...
... flinty machine-fitter's face, suspecting no more than I did that he was to die a
soldier's and revolutionary's death some years later in Madrid as a commander in
the Thälmann Brigade, cut down by a burst of fire from a Moroccan machine-gun.
We did not yet have any idea that the party that would later arise from the ashes
of this fire would be a quite different one: endowed with the enemy's serpent gaze
, but still without his freedom of will. (Nor did we foresee that the enemy too ...
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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
The cherries of freedom: a reportNutzerbericht - Not Available - Book Verdict
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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