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The chosen ones

Author: Steve Sem-Sandberg; Anna Paterson
Publisher: London : Faber & Faber, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Am Spiegelgrund clinic, in glittering Vienna, masqueraded as a well-intentioned reform school for wayward boys and girls and a home for chronically ill children. The reality, however, was very different: in the wake of Germany's annexation of Austria on the eve of World War II, its doctors, nurses, and teachers created a monstrous parody of the institution's benign-sounding brief. The Nazi regime's euthanasia  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Sem-Sandberg; Anna Paterson
ISBN: 9780571288465 0571288464
OCLC Number: 946117985
Notes: Originally published in Swedish as: Utvalda.
Description: xii, 560 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Utvalda.
Responsibility: Steve Sem-Sandberg ; translated by Anna Paterson.

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Am Spiegelgrund clinic, an institution in a garden suburb of the city, was apparently well-intentioned: both a reform school for lost, wayward boys and girls, and a clinic for chronically ill or  Read more...

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