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  • Stoner
    117 kr

    Stoner
    av John Williams

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171998
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    William Stoner is born at the end of the nineteenth century into a dirt-poor Missouri farming family. Sent to the state university to study agronomy, he instead falls in love with English literature and embraces a scholar's life, so different from t…

  • Between the Woods and the Water: On Foot to Constantinople: From the Middle Danube to the Iron Gates
    180 kr

    Between the Woods and the Water: On Foot to Constantinople: From the Middle Danube to the Iron Gates
    av Patrick Leigh Fermor

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171660
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    Continuing the epic foot journey across Europe begun in A Time of Gifts, Patrick Leigh Fermor writes about walking from Hungary to the Balkans. The journey that Patrick Leigh Fermor set out on in 1933--to cross Europe on foot with an emergency allo…

  • The Thirty Years War
    207 kr

    The Thirty Years War
    av C. V. Wedgwood

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171462
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    Europe in 1618 was divided between Protestants and Catholics, and Bourbon and Hapsburg - as well as empires, kingdoms, and countless independent states. After angry Protestants tossed three representatives of the Holy Roman Empire out the window of…

  • Havoc
    198 kr

    Havoc
    av Tom Kristensen

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372075
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    A longtime cult-classic in Denmark, this novel about dissolution and despair has been out of print in the US for over eighty years until now. Ole Jastrau is the very model of an enterprising and ambitious young man of letters, poised on the brink of…

  • The Bad Side of Books: Selected Essays of D.H. Lawrence
    207 kr

    The Bad Side of Books: Selected Essays of D.H. Lawrence
    av D. H. Lawrence

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373638
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    You could describe D.H. Lawrence as the great multi-instrumentalist among the great writers of the twentieth century. He was a brilliant, endlessly controversial novelist who transformed, for better and for worse, the way we write about sex and emot…

  • The Summer Book
    161 kr

    The Summer Book
    av Tove Jansson

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590172681
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    Like the clear, brilliantly blue sky that hangs over the small island on which it's set, "The Summer Book" is intense, fleeting, and perfect. Tove Jansson's slender novel is a season told in episodes in the lives a six-year-old girl, awakening to ex…

  • A High Wind in Jamaica
    170 kr

    A High Wind in Jamaica
    av Richard Hughes

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322158
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    Presents the story of children sent to England after a hurricane destroys their parents' Jamaican estate; after a pirate attack, the children are accidentally placed on a pirate vessel, and they adjust to life on the pirate ship.

  • Randall Jarrell's Book of Stories: An Anthology
    207 kr

    Randall Jarrell's Book of Stories: An Anthology

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590170052
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    Storytelling as a fundamental human impulse, one that announces itself at the moment, hidden in infancy, that dreams begin--this is what the poet and critic Randall Jarrell set out to illuminate in this extraordinary book. Here Jarrell presents ball…

  • The Long Ships
    198 kr

    The Long Ships
    av Frans G. Bengtsson

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590173466
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    A beloved Viking saga and masterpiece of historical fiction, The Long Ships is a high spirited adventure that stretches from Scandinavia to Spain, England, Ireland, and beyond. Frans Gunnar Bengtsson's The Long Ships resurrects the fantastic world…

  • Life and Fate
    252 kr

    Life and Fate
    av Vasily Grossman

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590172018
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    A book judged so dangerous in the Soviet Union that not only the manuscript but the ribbons on which it had been typed were confiscated by the state, Life and Fate is an epic tale of World War II and a profound reckoning with the dark forces that do…

  • Slow Homecoming
    143 kr

    Slow Homecoming
    av Peter Handke

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590173077
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    Provocative, romantic, and restlessly exploratory, Peter Handke is one of the great writers of our time. Slow Homecoming, originally published in the late 1970s, is central to his achievement and to the powerful influence he has exercised on other w…

  • A Month in the Country
    161 kr

    A Month in the Country
    av J. L. Carr

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322479
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    A short, spellbinding novel about a WWI veteran finding a way to re-enter--and fully embrace--normal life while spending the summer in an idyllic English village. In J. L. Carr's deeply charged poetic novel, Tom Birkin, a veteran of the Great War a…

  • Manservant and Maidservant
    198 kr

    Manservant and Maidservant
    av Ivy Compton-Burnett

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322639
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    At once the strangest and most marvelous of Ivy Compton-Burnett's fictions, Manservant and Maidservant has for its subject the domestic life of Horace Lamb, sadist, skinflint, and tyrant. But it is when Horace undergoes an altogether unforeseeable c…

  • NADA
    170 kr

    NADA
    av Jean-Patrick Manchette

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373171
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    This tour de force political thriller, told in Manchette's signature noir style, follows a group of far left extremists in the throes of post-1968 disillusionment. The thrill of 1968 is long over, and the heavy fog of the 1970s has settled in. In P…

  • Surviving: Stories, Essays, Interviews
    198 kr

    Surviving: Stories, Essays, Interviews
    av Henry Green

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374123
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    A collection of short stories, journalism pieces, and various writings by the esteemed twentieth-century English novelist Henry Green. Surviving presents a miscellany of Henry Green's writing, and is as reflective of his extraordinary and unclassifi…

  • Essayism: On Form, Feeling, and Nonfiction
    189 kr

    Essayism: On Form, Feeling, and Nonfiction
    av Brian Dillon

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372822
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    A compelling ode to the essay form and the great essaysists themselves, from Montaigne to Woolf to Sontag. Essayism is a book about essays and essayists, a study of melancholy and depression, a love letter to belle-lettrists, and an account of the i…

  • The Education of a Gardener
    207 kr

    The Education of a Gardener
    av Russell Page

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590172315
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    Russell Page, one of the legendary gardeners and landscapers of the twentieth century, designed gardens great and small for clients throughout the world. His memoirs, born of a lifetime of sketching, designing, and working on site, are a mixture of…

  • Shadows of Carcosa: Tales of Cosmic Horror by Lovecraft, Chambers, Machen, Poe, and Other Masters of the Weird
    180 kr

    Shadows of Carcosa: Tales of Cosmic Horror by Lovecraft, Chambers, Machen, Poe, and Other Masters of the Weird
    av H. P. Lovecraft, R. W. Chambers, Ambrose Bierce

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590179437
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    From the fictional land of Carcosa that inspired the HBO show True Detective to H. P. Lovecraft's accursed New England hills, this collection features some of the most legendary landscapes of the cosmic horror genre. The collection includes the foll…

  • Tarka the Otter
    189 kr

    Tarka the Otter
    av Henry Williamson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374246
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    A classic of nature writing beloved by Rachel Carson, Ted Hughes, and Thomas Hardy. Tarka the Otter is one of the defining masterpieces of modern nature writing, a model for books like J. A. Baker's The Peregrine that seek to transcend the boundarie…

  • The Alteration
    180 kr

    The Alteration
    av Kingsley Amis

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590176177
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    In Kingsley Amis's virtuoso foray into virtual history it is 1976 but the modern world is a medieval relic, frozen in intellectual and spiritual time ever since Martin Luther was promoted to pope back in the sixteenth century. Stephen the Third, the…

  • Lucky Jim
    170 kr

    Lucky Jim
    av Kingsley Amis

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590175750
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    A hilarious satire about college life and high class manners, this is a classic of postwar English literature. Regarded by many as the finest, and funniest, comic novel of the twentieth century, Lucky Jim remains as trenchant, withering, and eloquen…

  • Our Spoons Came from Woolworths
    161 kr

    Our Spoons Came from Woolworths
    av Barbara Comyns

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590178966
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    "I told Helen my story and she went home and cried." So begins Our Spoons Came from Woolworths. But Barbara Comyns's beguiling novel is far from tragic, despite the harrowing ordeals its heroine endures. Sophia is twenty-one and na ve when she marr…

  • A House and Its Head
    189 kr

    A House and Its Head
    av Ivy Compton-Burnett

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322646
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    A radical thinker, one of the rare modern heretics, said Mary McCarthy of Ivy Compton-Burnett, in whose austere, savage, and bitingly funny novels anything can happen and no one will ever escape. The long, endlessly surprising conversational duels a…

  • The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos
    189 kr

    The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos
    av Patrick Leigh Fermor

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590177792
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    Patrick Leigh Fermor recounts the last leg of his epic walk across Europe as he makes his way through Bulgaria, Romania, and finally Greece. In the winter of 1933, eighteen-year-old Patrick ("Paddy") Leigh Fermor set out on a walk across Europe, st…

  • Mani: Travels in the Southern Peloponnese
    189 kr

    Mani: Travels in the Southern Peloponnese
    av Patrick Leigh Fermor

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171882
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    Join a classic adventurer on his travels throughout southern Greece, where he explores remote villages, swims in the Aegean and Ionian seas, and finds history wherever he goes. The Mani, at the tip of Greece's--and Europe's--southernmost promontory…

  • A Time of Gifts: On Foot to Constantinople: From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube
    180 kr

    A Time of Gifts: On Foot to Constantinople: From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube
    av Patrick Leigh Fermor

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171653
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    This beloved account about an intrepid young Englishman on the first leg of his walk from London to Constantinople is simply one of the best works of travel literature ever written. At the age of eighteen, Patrick Leigh Fermor set off from the hear…

  • War in Val d'Orcia: An Italian War Diary, 1943-1944
    189 kr

    War in Val d'Orcia: An Italian War Diary, 1943-1944
    av Iris Origo

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372662
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    A bestseller upon its original publication in the 1980s, these diaries reveal life during WWII in Tuscany and include stunning rediscovered photographs In the Second World War, Italy was torn apart by German armies, civil war, and the Allied invasio…

  • Say Something Back & Time Lived, Without Its Flow
    171 kr

    Say Something Back & Time Lived, Without Its Flow
    av Denise Riley

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373997
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    A moving meditation on grief and motherhood by one of Britain's most celebrated poets. The British poet Denise Riley is one of the finest and most individual writers at work in English today. With her striking musical gifts, she is as happy in trad…

  • The Moon and the Bonfires
    161 kr

    The Moon and the Bonfires
    av Cesare Pavese

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590170212
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    Winner of the 2003 PEN/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize A NEW YORK REVIEW BOOKS ORIGINAL The nameless narrator of The Moon and the Bonfires, Cesare Pavese's last and greatest novel, returns to Italy from California after the Second World War…

  • Moravagine
    180 kr

    Moravagine
    av Blaise Cendrars

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590170632
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    At once truly appalling and appallingly funny, Blaise Cendrars's Moravagine bears comparison with Naked Lunch--except that it's a lot more entertaining to read. Heir to an immense aristocratic fortune, mental and physical mutant Moravagine is a mons…

  • A Favourite of the Gods and a Compass Error
    198 kr

    A Favourite of the Gods and a Compass Error
    av Sybille Bedford

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370569
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    A Favourite of the Gods is the story of two generations of a single family, united by a strong matrilineal bond but divided by the customs of their differing nationalities. Anna Howland, the matriarch and American heiress, born in the 1870s to a pro…

  • Seacrow Island
    230 kr

    Seacrow Island
    av Astrid Lindgren

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590178683
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    Tiny Seacrow Island is one of hundreds of islands in the sparkling blue of the Baltic Sea. Though small, it has everything you'd want in an island: woods to wander in, flowers to pick, fish to catch, boats to sail in, all kinds of animals. But it do…

  • Wilding: Returning Nature to Our Farm
    207 kr

    Wilding: Returning Nature to Our Farm
    av Isabella Tree

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373713
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    An inspiring story about what happens when 3,500 acres of land, farmed for centuries, is left to return to the wild, and about the wilder, richer future a natural landscape can bring. For years Charlie Burrell and his wife, Isabella Tree, farmed Kne…

  • Really the Blues
    189 kr

    Really the Blues
    av Mezz Mezzrow, Bernard Wolfe

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590179451
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    Mezz Mezzrow was a boy from Chicago who learned to play the sax in reform school and pursued a life in music and a life of crime. He moved from Chicago to New Orleans to New York, working in brothels and bars, bootlegging, dealing drugs, getting hoo…

  • Stoner: 50th Anniversary Edition
    252 kr

    Stoner: 50th Anniversary Edition
    av John Williams

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374574
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    Discover an American masterpiece. This unassuming story about the life of a quiet English professor has earned the admiration of readers all over the globe. The critic Morris Dickstein has said that John Williams's Stoner "is something much rarer th…

  • Season of Migration to the North
    161 kr

    Season of Migration to the North
    av Tayeb Salih

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590173022
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    After years of study in Europe, the young narrator of Season of Migration to the North returns to his village along the Nile in the Sudan. It is the 1960s, and he is eager to make a contribution to the new postcolonial life of his country. Back home…

  • Abigail
    180 kr

    Abigail
    av Magda Szabo

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374031
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    From the author of The Door, a beloved coming-of-age tale set in WWII-era Hungary. Abigail, the story of a headstrong teenager growing up during World War II, is the most beloved of Magda Szab 's books in her native Hungary. Gina is the only child…

  • The Professor and the Siren
    161 kr

    The Professor and the Siren
    av Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590177198
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    An NYRB Classics Original In the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard but also three shorter pieces of fiction, brought together here in a n…

  • Paris and Elsewhere: Selected Writings
    198 kr

    Paris and Elsewhere: Selected Writings
    av Richard Cobb

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590170823
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    Perhaps no one loves France as much as the English--at least some of the English--and Richard Cobb, the incomparable Oxford historian of the French Revolution, was a passionate admirer of the country, a connoisseur of the low dive and the flophouse,…

  • The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll
    252 kr

    The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll
    av Alvaro Mutis

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322912
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    Maqroll the Gaviero (the Lookout) is one of the most alluring and memorable characters in the fiction of the last twenty-five years. His extravagant and hopeless undertakings, his brushes with the law and scrapes with death, and his enduring friends…

  • Krabat and the Sorcerer's Mill
    179 kr

    Krabat and the Sorcerer's Mill
    av Otfried Preussler

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590177785
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    New Year's has passed. Twelfth Night is almost here. Krabat, a fourteen-year-old beggar boy dressed up as one of the Three Kings, is traveling from village to village singing carols. One night he has a strange dream in which he is summoned by a fara…

  • The Siege of Krishnapur
    189 kr

    The Siege of Krishnapur
    av J. G. Farrell

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590170922
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    Winner of the Booker Prize. An insightful and thrilling novel about the British Empire in India during the Great Mutiny of 1857, as seen through the eyes of a young, love-struck idealist. India, 1857--the year of the Great Mutiny, when Muslim soldi…

  • A Book of Mediterranean Food
    180 kr

    A Book of Mediterranean Food
    av Elizabeth David

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590170038
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    Long acknowledged as the inspiration for such modern masters as Julia Child and Claudia Roden, A Book of Mediterranean Food is Elizabeth David's passionate mixture of recipes, culinary lore, and frank talk. In bleak postwar Great Britain, when basic…

  • Machines in the Head: Selected Stories
    170 kr

    Machines in the Head: Selected Stories
    av Anna Kavan

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374147
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    Enter the strange and haunting world of Anna Kavan, author of mind-bending stories that blend science fiction and the author's own harrowing experiences with drug addiction, in this new collection of her best short stories. Anna Kavan is one of the…

  • Letters Summer 1926
    207 kr

    Letters Summer 1926
    av Boris Pasternak, Marina Tsvetayeva, Rainer Maria Rilke

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322714
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    Edited by Yevgeny Pasternak, Yelena Pasternak, and Konstantin M. Azadovsky The summer of 1926 was a time of trouble and uncertainty for each of the three poets whose correspondence is collected in this moving volume. Marina Tsvetayeva was living in…

  • Memed, My Hawk
    180 kr

    Memed, My Hawk
    av Yashar Kemal

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171394
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    A tale of high adventure and lyrical celebration, tenderness and violence, generosity and ruthlessness, Memed, My Hawk is the defining achievement of one of the greatest and most beloved of living writers, Yashar Kemal. It is reissued here with a ne…

  • The Seventh Cross
    180 kr

    The Seventh Cross
    av Anna Seghers

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372129
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    A revelatory World War II novel about a German prisoner of war fleeing for the border and encountering a variety of Germans, good and bad and indifferent, along his way. Now available in a new English translation. The Seventh Cross is one of the mos…

  • The Corner That Held Them
    180 kr

    The Corner That Held Them
    av Sylvia Townsend Warner

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373874
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    A unique novel about life in a 14th-century convent by one of England's most original authors. Sylvia Townsend Warner's The Corner That Held Them is a historical novel like no other, one that immerses the reader in the dailiness of history, rather…

  • Ecstasy and Terror: From the Greeks to Game of Thrones
    198 kr

    Ecstasy and Terror: From the Greeks to Game of Thrones
    av Daniel Mendelsohn

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374055
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    This collection of essays exemplifies the range, depth, and erudition that have made Daniel Mendelsohn "required reading for anyone interested in dissecting culture" (The Daily Beast). Here Mendelsohn once again casts an eye at literature, film, tel…

  • Stalingrad
    280 kr

    Stalingrad
    av Vasily Grossman

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373270
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    The prequel to Vasily Grossman's Life and Fate, the War and Peace of the 20th Century, now in English for the first time. In April 1942, Hitler and Mussolini meet in Salzburg where they agree on a renewed assault on the Soviet Union. Launched in th…