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The Resource The blindness of the heart, Julia Franck ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell

The blindness of the heart, Julia Franck ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell

Label
The blindness of the heart
Title
The blindness of the heart
Statement of responsibility
Julia Franck ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
A multi-generational family story set in the Germany of the early twentieth century that reveals the devastating effect of war on the human heart
Member of
Summary
A family story spanning two world wars and several generations in a German family centers on Helene, a woman who must make the most of a tumultuous time, in a book that reveals the scope of German citizens' denial--or "blindness of the heart"--as a survival mechanism during World War II
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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368074
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Franck, Julia
Dewey number
833/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT2666.R264
LC item number
M5813 2010
Literary form
fiction
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Bell, Anthea
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True
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  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Families
Target audience
adult
Label
The blindness of the heart, Julia Franck ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First published in English in Great Britain in 2009 by Harvill Secker"--T.p. verso
  • "Originally published in German with the title Die Mittagsfrau in 2007 by S. Fisher Verlag GmbH"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
424 p.
Isbn
9780802119674
System control number
(OCoLC)587153851
Label
The blindness of the heart, Julia Franck ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell
Publication
Note
  • "First published in English in Great Britain in 2009 by Harvill Secker"--T.p. verso
  • "Originally published in German with the title Die Mittagsfrau in 2007 by S. Fisher Verlag GmbH"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
424 p.
Isbn
9780802119674
System control number
(OCoLC)587153851

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