By Christoph Ransmayr,Simon Pare
Translated by means of Simon Pare, this designated account follows Ransmayr around the globe: from the shadow of Java’s volcanoes to the rapids of the Mekong and Danube Rivers, from the flow ice of the Arctic Circle to Himalayan passes, and directly to the disillusioned islands of the South Pacific. Ransmayr starts repeatedly with, “I observed. . .” recounting to the reader the tales of continents, eras, and landscapes of the soul. Like maps, the episodes come jointly to develop into a publication of the world—one that charts the lifestyles and loss of life, happiness and destiny of individuals sure up in photos of breathtaking beauty.
“One of the German language’s such a lot talented younger novelists.”—Library Journal, on The Terrors of Ice and Darkness
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