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Indecent dreams

Author: Arnošt Lustig
Publisher: Evanston, IL : Northwestern University Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Three novellas about resisting brutality, and the stupidity of dehumanizing power: a German prostitute assigned to Prague; a girl in a Nazi home for orphans; and a young woman working as a cashier in a movie theatre.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnošt Lustig
ISBN: 0810107732 9780810107731 0810109093 9780810109094
OCLC Number: 33601921
Notes: Translated from Czech.
Description: 159 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Blue day --
The girl with the scar --
Indecent dreams.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Arnošt Lustig.

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Three novellas about resisting brutality, and the stupidity of dehumanizing power: a German prostitute assigned to Prague; a girl in a Nazi home for orphans; and a young woman working as a cashier in a movie theatre.

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Wholly unsentimental, and clean of self-pity, Mr. Lustig returns in his novels and stories to the harrowing landscape of his youth, discovering within its brutal boundaries the grim but still Read more...

 
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