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Heidegger's Glasses : a Novel.

Author: Thaisa Frank
Publisher: New York : Counterpoint, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Heidegger's Glasses opens during the end of World War II in a failing Germany coming apart at its seams. The Third Reich's strong reliance on the occult and its obsession with the astral plane has led to the formation of an underground compound of scribes -translators responsible for answering letters written to those eventually killed in the concentration camps. Into this covert compound comes a letter written by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Correspondence Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Frank, Thaisa.
Heidegger's Glasses : A Novel.
New York : Counterpoint, ©2010
Named Person: Martin Heidegger; Martin Heidegger
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thaisa Frank
ISBN: 9781582438641 1582438641 158243719X 9781582437194 9781607477266 1607477262
OCLC Number: 699474737
Description: 1 online resource (369 pages)
Contents: TABLE OF CONTENTS; CURATOR'S NOTES; PROLOGUE; The Orders; The Bargain; The Black Forest; The Angel of Auschwitz; Fugitives; The Tunnel; The Trunk; Thanks.
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Heidegger's Glasses opens during the end of World War II in a failing Germany coming apart at its seams. The Third Reich's strong reliance on the occult and its obsession with the astral plane has led to the formation of an underground compound of scribes -translators responsible for answering letters written to those eventually killed in the concentration camps. Into this covert compound comes a letter written by eminent philosopher Martin Heidegger to his optometrist, a man now lost in the dying thralls of Auschwitz. How will the scribes answer this letter? The presence of Heidegger's words-

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