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The German novel of today

a guide to contemporary fiction in Germany, to the novels of the emigrants, and to those of German-speaking Swiss writers

by Albert Bettex

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • German fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Albert W. Bettex. Translated from the German by F. A. Reeve.
    SeriesSelect bibliographies reprint series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT772 .B42 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p.
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4574067M
    ISBN 100836950844
    LC Control Number77099655
    OCLC/WorldCa46029

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    Falling under the emerging category of climate fiction—or cli-fi—this literary novel follows the lives of three generations of bee-keepers and the impact of climate change on society. Published in March in Germany, the book hit the top of the bestseller lists by summer, the Boersenblatt reported. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      If these classics are not your cup of tea, Feedbooks “Original” section offers contemporary German “books”, categorized into Fiction and Non-Fiction. Some of these may be quite short and seem to be written by hobby-authors, so quality may differ considerably.   While I don’t always agree with the foreign books he chooses to praise, I trust his judgement on German literature. Especially classics. His “Kanon der deutschen Literatur” has five parts. The first consists of 20 novels, the others are dedicated to short stories, poems, plays and essays.


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