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  • All Days Are Nightby Peter Stamm; Michael Hofmann

    Granta Publications 2014; US$ 17.32

    Gillian seems to have it all - she is beautiful, successful, and securely married. But one night, after an argument with her husband, their car crashes on a wet road, and everything is lost. When she wakes in the hospital, she is a widow with a ruined face, and no way back to the person she thought she was. It is only when she begins to piece together... more...

  • Ashes for Breakfastby Durs Grünbein; Michael Hofmann

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014; US$ 21.99

    The first English translation of Germany's leading contemporary poet. ...what is the whole surreal jokeshop of terrors compared to the infinitely chance little tricks of a poem. --from "MonoLogical Poem #1" Born in Dresden in 1962, Durs Grünbein is the most significant and successful poet to emerge from the former East Germany, a place where,... more...

  • The Dream Songsby John Berryman; Daniel Swift; Michael Hofmann

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014; US$ 19.99

    The Dream Songs is widely seen as Berryman's masterpiece, an impressively vast and varied collection of poems that is in itself a single, sprawling, ever-shifting poem. The songs in this great work are thus offered in many different tones, moods, and guises, although their form, Berryman's idiosyncratic reworking of the sonnet, remains more or less... more...

  • The Faber Book of Twentieth-Century German Poemsby Michael Hofmann

    Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 14.57

    Rilke, Sachs, Brecht, Celan: German has produced some of the giants of 20th century European poetry. In this new selection, complete with many new translations, Michael Hofmann guides us through the poems, poets and themes of German verse. Meticulously researched but eminently approachable, The Faber Book of Twentieth Century German Poems is an... more...

  • Mikrocontroller für Einsteigerby Michael Hofmann

    Franzis Verlag 2009; US$ 31.13

    Das Buch bietet eine Einführung in die Programmierung von Mikrocontrollern und gibt viele Tipps, wie die entsprechende Hardware aufgebaut werden muss, sowie alle Antworten zu den häufigsten Fragen rund um die Programmierung und Schaltungsentwicklung eines Mikrocontrollers more...

  • Aufklärungby Michael Hofmann

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2013; US$ 25.04

    Die Aufklärung hat wesentliche Grundlagen modernen Denkens und moderner Mentalität geschaffen. Sie hat gegen unhinterfragte Traditionen und Vorurteile gekämpft und sich vehement für die Mündigkeit des Menschen eingesetzt. Die Literatur hat gerade in Deutschland den Prozess der Aufklärung unterstützt, aber auch kritisch begleitet. Dieser Band gibt Studierenden,... more...

  • Der TVöD - Fluch oder Segen? Eine Analyse zur Einführung eines neuen Tarifvertrages im öffentlichen Dienstby Michael Hofmann

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 36.43

    Hauptbeschreibung Im öffentlichen Dienst vollzieht sich eine ständige Entwicklung mit dem Ziel, eine effektivere und effizientere Leistung zu ermöglichen. Die Studie beschäftigt sich mit der Einführung eines neuen Tarifvertrages, dem Tarifvertrag für den öffentlichen Dienst (TVöD), der in diesem Sektor eine leistungsorientierte Bezahlung erst ermöglichte.... more...

  • Where Have You Been?by Michael Hofmann

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014; US$ 35.99

    An adventure with a roving genius of literary criticism Michael Hofmann?poet, translator, and intellectual vagabond?has established himself as one of the keenest critics of contemporary literature. Safely nestled between the covers of Where Have You Been? , he offers a hand to guide us and an encouraging whisper in our ear, leading us on a trip... more...

  • Angina Daysby Günter Eich; Michael Hofmann; Michael Hofmann

    Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 24.95

    This is the most comprehensive English translation of the work of Günter Eich, one of the greatest postwar German poets. The author of the POW poem "Inventory," among one of the most famous lyrics in the German language, Eich was rivaled only by Paul Celan as the leading poet in the generation after Gottfried Benn and Bertolt Brecht. Expertly translated... more...

  • The Stalin Frontby Gert Ledig; Michael Hofmann; Michael Hofmann

    New York Review Books 2014; US$ 14.95

    1942, at the Eastern Front. Soldiers crouch in horrible holes in the ground, mingling with corpses. Tunneled beneath a radio mast, German soldiers await the order to blow themselves up. Russian tanks, struggling to break through enemy lines, bog down in a swamp, while a German runner, bearing messages from headquarters to the front, scrambles... more...