Fear and Misery in the Third Reich
Bloomsbury Academic, 01.03.2012 - 144 Seiten
Also known as The Private Life of the Master Race, this is a sequence of twenty-four realistic sketches showing how "ordinary" life under the Nazis was subtly permeated by suspicion and anxiety. Written in exile in Denmark and first staged in 1938 it was inspired in part by his recent trip to Moscow where he had been researching tasks for the anti-Nazi effort.
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The SA man, the cook, the maidservant, the chauffeur. the maidservant: Did they
really only give you half an hour off? the sa man: Night exercise. the cook: What
are all these exercises about? the sa man: That's an official secret. the cook: Is ...
Wearing your new boots are you? the sa man not interested: Yes, what about it?
the maidservant: Minna, you seen Theo's new boots yet? the cook: No. the
maidservant: Let's have a look, then. That's what they're giving them now. The SA
The cook comes back with a basket of linen. the cook: What's wrong? Had a
quarrel? Theo's such a splendid boy. Pity there aren't more like him. Nothing
serious, is it? the maidservant still weeping: Minna, can't you go out to your
brother's and ...
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