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The hunger angel / a novel Herta Müller ; translated by Philip Boehm.

Müller, Herta, 1953- (Author). Boehm, Philip (Added Author).

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Traces the experiences of Leo Auberg, who, after five torturous years in a post-war Soviet Union labor camp, succumbs to a hallucinatory existence where hunger and everyday objects take on anthropomorphic qualities.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC MULLER (Text) 33892100001552 Adult Fiction Book None 05/09/2012 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 080509301X
  • ISBN: 9780805093018
  • Physical Description: ix, 290 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2012.

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General Note:
"Metropolitan Books."
"Originally published in Germany in 2009 under the title by Atemschaukel by Carl Hanser Verlag, Munich."
Summary, etc.:
Traces the experiences of Leo Auberg, who, after five torturous years in a post-war Soviet Union labor camp, succumbs to a hallucinatory existence where hunger and everyday objects take on anthropomorphic qualities.
Subject: Labor camps > Ukraine > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Concentration camps > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Prisoners and prisons > Fiction.
Summary: Traces the experiences of Leo Auberg, who, after five torturous years in a post-war Soviet Union labor camp, succumbs to a hallucinatory existence where hunger and everyday objects take on anthropomorphic qualities.

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