Beer Law: What Brewers Need to Know rThe premise of this Mulisch novel is that Hitler and Eva Braun had a son named Siegfried a fact that only an aged couple in Austria still knows The couple conv awful mulisch seems to have no skill at all nor sensibility his protagonist is a clone of himself not to explore himself butather
"to praise himself "praise himself comparing *HIMSELF WITH MANN A SIN FOR WHICH HELL ROT *with mann a sin for which hell ot hell his prose seems to have no cadence or consideration to it farted out by a dozen drafts to make it publishable his overarching themes involve pseudo intellectually blank attempts to try and make some point on aesthetic theory but he clearly knows nothing about it and his points are as vapid
As Can Be This Is A Godawful Book Dont Readcan be this is a godawful book dont ead this is the best the dutch have to offer Very few characters in history particularly that of the last century inspire the same sort of morbid fascination as Hitler Mulisch exploration of the character is as speculative as it is completely fascinating When a The Confederate Privateers renown author decides to write a book on Hitler he discovers a secret of the past that upstages any flight of imagination he might have produced in that staggeringly audacious way thateality tends to upstage make belief Not one but two wild concepts in one book so much to think about All suppositions and theories of course but so clever so well Big Bad Detective Agency researched so intelligent that one can t help but wonder what if The slightness of the book does nothing to betray the gravity of its context Exceptionally interestingead Highly The Placer recommended Story about an aging and famous writer Rudolf Herter on a book tour to Vienna During an interview he muses on his ideas about Hitler and argues that his essence can only be captured by putting him in a plausible but fictional scenario and seein I was about to give this four stars because the idea behind it and the explanations about the non personality of Hitler wereeally eally interesting and I could even follow all of the philosophy thanks to my classes But the ending was very predictable and made me ealize that I didn t care for the main character at all Also and I have this feeling a lot when I The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, read Dutch literature the dialogue seemseally forced and unnatural when it s not Romanian translationCelebrated author Rudolf Herter is in Vienna to ead from his masterpiece The Invention of Love when in a TV interview he speaks of his desire to write about.
Harry Mulisch ☆ 9 SUMMARYRoss Europe and what it sought to achieve Also the *Notion Of Racial Purity And How We Still Have To *of acial purity and how we still have to with it now This book should throw light on these aspects for those who have forgotten or who have never bothered to learn David K Lemons October 2019 I bought this book just because I was bloody bored at a mall waiting for my cat s surgery
"to end the "end The and cover intrigued me so I bought it to ead while waiting for my cat When I started eading it I thought how bloody boring it is but since I had nothing better to do and I was tired I continued eading As pages melted in my eyes I got interested and wanted to know how everything will end And I can say I already knew the ending it was predictible book But actually it ended not like I thought In fact the last sentence of a book made me stunned for some minutes Such a mysterious ending In fact all book was so mysterious Predictible and nothing special but the end was amazing It s hard to write how I liked this book not making a spoiler So to say it simply it was philosophical predictible and mysterious book First pages make you want to put it away but all interesting plot is just in the middle And in fact I have now such thought in my head What if this is truth what was said in the book What if Although the story is a very good ead I did not very much appreciate the book I feel Hitler as a person is characterised as so much than he was He is described as the absolute nothingness and by doing so Harry Mulisch creates the feeling that Hitler was the only one esponsible for the war Thus taking the blame off the many other esponsible people Further it lacks some historical awareness and downplays other historical tragedies such as Nero s Christian persecution solely to make Hitler appear worse The alternate history story inside this story is very intriguing The premise Hitler and Eva Braun had a son And Mulisch makes this work without ewriting history It could ve been this way However the story around that story the life and thoughts of main protagonist Herter an author with autobiographical traits discovering these shocking news didn t eally get me Except for the ending which was shocking but also very weird. Braun and conseuently became guardians of a shattering secret and unwilling participants in a terrible crime Burdened by his new knowledge Herter must decide what to do with it. ,
Letters to Rollins reached a level of evil that had not been matched before or since it s what he brought down with him the German nation a brilliant industrious artistic people plagued for decades with wrong headed leaders who led their nation into wars that theyarely won but in which they fought bravely arely accomplishing much at all except death and destruction The lands of Europe are fertilized by the blood and gore of German youth not to mention
"that of their "of their though is focused on Hitler the man and what we now know about him Eva Braun his mistress is the other main character Mulisch s tale explores the philosophical influences that shaped Hitler s mind as well as his personal experiences and his worship of composers such as Wagner and of mythical heroesThere are several twists and turns that drive the story forward like an augur or a plow in soft earth Try not to ead the cover too closely which unnecessarily mentions a spoiler or two a minor irritant but a bother all the same The Penguin paperback edition has a photograph by Heinrich Hoffmann of Hitler which is haunting because of the expression on his face while holding a child which he often did Christ like probably as a propaganda ploy side by side with the child whose expression to me at any Scotland Yard rate foretells the cavernous maw into which Hitler will hurl innocents like him within just a few years The child s face is mesmerizingThis fine little novel has made me interested in learning about philosophers Nietzsche and Schopenhauer and the composer Richard Wagner and those around Hitler doing his bidding I wonder if younger generations know enough about World War II the sweep of Nazi power ac. Evil He is later contacted by an elderly couple who believe he should hear their shocking story As servants at the Berghof Hitler'setreat during the war they looked after Eva.