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Voices in the dark

Author: Ulli Lust; John Brownjohn; Nika Knight; Kevin Cannon; Marcel Beyer
Publisher: New York : New York Review Comics, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Germany, in the final years of the Third Reich. Hermann Karnau is a sound engineer obsessed with recording the human voice in all its variations--the rantings of leaders, the roar of crowds, the rasp of throats constricted in fear--and indifferent to everything else. Employed by the Nazis, his assignments take him to party rallies, to the eastern front, and into the household of Joseph Goebbels. There he meets  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
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Lust, Ulli, 1967- author, artist.
Voices in the dark.
New York : New York Review Comics, 2017
(DLC) 2017011495
Named Person: Ulli Lust; Ulli Lust
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ulli Lust; John Brownjohn; Nika Knight; Kevin Cannon; Marcel Beyer
ISBN: 9781681371054 1681371057
OCLC Number: 952547046
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Based on a novel by Marcel Beyer.
Description: 364 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Flughunde.
Responsibility: by Ulli Lust ; translated by John Brownjohn ; translation adapted by Nika Knight ; English lettering by Kevin Cannon.

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"Germany, in the final years of the Third Reich. Hermann Karnau is a sound engineer obsessed with recording the human voice in all its variations--the rantings of leaders, the roar of crowds, the rasp of throats constricted in fear--and indifferent to everything else. Employed by the Nazis, his assignments take him to party rallies, to the eastern front, and into the household of Joseph Goebbels. There he meets Helga, the eldest daughter: bright, good-natured, and just beginning to suspect the horror that surrounds her. Based on the acclaimed novel by Marcel Beyer, Voices in the Dark is the first graphic novel by the award-winning cartoonist Ulli Lust. It is the story of an unlikely friendship and of a childhood betrayed, a grim parable of naïvete and evil, and a vivid, unsettling masterpiece of comics storytelling. As Germany descends into chaos, Helga's and Hermann's lives intertwine, then finally collide. In Hitler's Berlin bunker, with the Red Army closing in, Hermann receives his greatest assignment: recording the Fuhrer's final words--and the last moments of Helga and her family"--

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