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  • Und Sagte Kein Einziges Wortby Heinrich Boll

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 45.95

    Includes the full German text, accompanied by German-English vocabulary. Notes and a detailed introduction in English put the work in its social and historical context. more...

  • Ansichten Eines Clownsby Heinrich Boll

    Taylor & Francis 1985; US$ 39.95

    Includes the full German text, accompanied by German-English vocabulary. Notes and a detailed introduction in English put the work in its social and historical context. more...

  • The Train Was On Timeby Heinrich Boll

    Melville House 2011; US$ 14.95

    Heinrich Böll?s taut and haunting first novel tells the story of twenty-four-year-old Private Andreas as he journeys on a troop train across the German countryside to the Eastern front. Trapped, he knows that Hitler has already lost the war ... yet he is suddenly galvanized by the thought that he is on the way to his death.   As the train hurtles... more...

  • Hannah Arendt: Verborgene Tradition - Unzeitgemäße Aktualität?by Heinrich Böll Stiftung

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 70.00

    Hannah Arendt ist längst von einer umstrittenen Denkerin zu einer Klassikerin der modernen politischen Theorie geworden. In unnachahmlicher Weise hat sie den Bruch des deutschen philosophischen Denkens in den 20er Jahren in ihren weiteren intellektuellen Lebensweg aufgenommen und in eine politische Theorie des 20. Jahrhunderts übertragen ? eine Theorie,... more...

  • Group Portrait with Ladyby Heinrich Boll; Leila Vennewitz

    Melville House 2011; US$ 16.95

    Cited by the Nobel Prize committee as the ?crown? of Heinrich Böll?s work, the gripping story of Group Portrait With Lady unspools like a suspenseful documentary. Via a series of tense interviews, an unnamed narrator uncovers the story?past and present?of one of Böll?s most intriguing characters, the enigmatic Leni Pfeiffer, a struggling war widow.... more...

  • The Collected Stories of Heinrich Bollby Heinrich Boll; Leila Vennewitz

    Melville House 2011; US$ 29.95

    The definitive short story collection by the Nobel Laureate and master of the form These diverse, psychologically rich, and morally profound stories explore the consequences of war on individuals and on an entire culture. The Collected Stories of Heinrich Böll provides readers with the only comprehensive collection by this master of the short-story... more...

  • The Safety Netby Heinrich Boll; Leila Vennewitz; Salman Rushdie

    Melville House 2010; US$ 16.95

    Fritz Tolm has risen to the most powerful position in Germany. With fame comes fear and vulnerability. Threats to his life are met with the all-pervasive “safety-net” of police protection and surveillance. Trapped in a house they dare not leave, where every visitor is suspect and every object a potential bomb, Tolm and his family wait to... more...

  • Billiards at Half-Past Nineby Heinrich Boll; Patrick Bowles; Jessa Crispin

    Melville House 2010; US$ 16.95

    Böll?s well-known opposition to fascism and war informs this moving story of a single day in the life of traumatized soldier Robert Faehmel, scion of a family of successful Cologne architects, as he struggles to return to ordinary life after the Second World War. An encounter with a war-time nemesis, now a power in the reconstruction of Germany, forces... more...

  • The Clownby Heinrich Boll; Leila Vennewitz; Scott Esposito

    Melville House 2010; US$ 16.95

    Acclaimed entertainer Hans Schneir collapses when his beloved Marie leaves him because he won?t marry her within the Catholic Church. The desertion triggers a searing re-examination of his life?the loss of his sister during the war, the demands of his millionaire father and the hypocrisies of his mother, who first fought to ?save? Germany... more...

  • What's to Become of the Boy?by Heinrich Boll; Leila Vennewitz; Anne Applebaum

    Melville House 2011; US$ 14.95

    A vivid account of growing up poor, rebellious, and anti-Fascist in Nazi Germany What?s to Become of the Boy? is a spirited, insightful, and wonderfully sympathetic memoir about life during wartime written with the characteristic brilliance by one of the 20th-century?s most celebrated authors. It is both an essential autobiography of the Nobel... more...