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In times of fading light : the story of a family

Auteur: Eugen Ruge; Anthea Bell
Uitgever: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, [2013]
Serie: Lannan translation series selection.
Editie/Formaat:   Gedrukt boek : Fictie : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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This expansive family saga, set against the backdrop of the collapse of East German communism, begins in September 2001 as Alexander Umnitzer, who has just been diagnosed with terminal cancer, leaves behind his ailing father to fly to Mexico, where his grandparents lived as exiles in the 1940s. The novel then takes us both forward and back in time, creating a panoramic view of the family's history: from Alexander's  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: Domestic fiction
Miscellaneous fiction
Fiction
History
Belletristische Darstellung
Erzählende Literatur: Gegenwartsliteratur ab 1945
Genre: Fictie
Soort document Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Eugen Ruge; Anthea Bell
ISBN: 9781555976439 1555976433 9780571288571 057128857X 0571288596 9780571288595
OCLC-nummer: 812252792
Taalopmerking: Translated from the German.
Opmerkingen: "Originally published under the title In Zeiten des abnehmenden Lichts"--Title page verso.
Beschrijving: 308 pages ; 24 cm.
Serietitel: Lannan translation series selection.
Andere titels: In Zeiten des abnehmenden Lichts.
Verantwoordelijkheid: Eugen Ruge ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell.
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This expansive family saga, set against the backdrop of the collapse of East German communism, begins in September 2001 as Alexander Umnitzer, who has just been diagnosed with terminal cancer, leaves behind his ailing father to fly to Mexico, where his grandparents lived as exiles in the 1940s. The novel then takes us both forward and back in time, creating a panoramic view of the family's history: from Alexander's grandparents' return to the German Democratic Republic to build the socialist state, to his father's decade spent in a gulag for criticizing the Soviet regime, to his son's desire to leave the political struggles of the twentieth century in the past. With wisdom, humor, and empathy, Eugen Ruge draws on his own family history as he brings to life the tragic intertwining of politics, love, and family under the East German regime.--From publisher description.

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