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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The strategic situation of the 20th and 21st Luftwaffe Field Divisions was that they
were fully equipped and semi-motorised, and had tanks and tactical artillery at
their disposal. They had been thoroughly trained for mobile warfare for a year, ...
They were wonderful, bright new armoured cars, and now the soldiers had
realised that there was to be no dazzling attack in the style of manoeuvres,
following after the tanks with their long cannon. They were already at the stage
where, from ...
Beyond the trees, on the opposite side of the valley, I could see houses and
make out the sound of tanks in motion, a higher and more evenly-pitched sound
than that of the German tanks I was familiar with. I could hear the rattling howl of ...
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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