Publisher: Fischer Taschenbuch Vlg
Pages no: 445
Edition language: Deutsch
, European Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Literary Fiction
, World War II
, Italian Literature
Curzio Malaparte (1898-1957) To win a war - everyone can do that, but not everyone is capable of losing one. - Curzio Malaparte Curzio Malaparte, born Kurt Suckert to a German father and Italian mother, was a journalist and novelist who was a member of the Italian fascist party and took part i...
Usually I don't go wrong with the New York Review of Books Book Club, but this one was a dud. I just didn't care for the casual violence and brutality, though I understand as a post-war novel is something that is going to happen. In this case it was vulgar and I didn't understand the artistic motiva...
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