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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... walk hand in hand with her and look at the Church of St. Julien le Pauvre,
pausing in her stride yet full of grace amid the baked architecture. The overall
impression: a marriage of sensitive characters and the hardheaded wits of the ...
... of fighter who fights because he wants to triumph — in other words, to kill the
enemy; these are potential murderers.) The fact that he can look Death in the eye
is what constitutes the honour of the warrior, as Schiller quite correctly observed.
I stopped and took a careful look. I hope none of my squad are there, I thought. In
the dusk, Vejano seemed completely deserted. Not a single one of the chimneys
atop the flat, grey hollow-tile roofs was smoking. I could see that some of 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
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