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Short Stories in German, Erzahlungen Auf Deutsch: New Penguin Parallel Text (New Penguin Parallel Texts)

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Publisher Comments:

This new volume of eight short stories with parallel English translations offers students of German at all levels the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of contemporary literature. The majority of these stories have been written in the past decade and reflect a rich diversity of styles and themes. Complete with notes, the stories make excellent reading in either language.

Synopsis:

This volume of eight short stories offers students of German at all levels the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of contemporary literature with the aid of parallel translations.

About the Author

Ernst Zillekens teaches German at Charterhouse in Godalming, Surrey.

Table of Contents

Short Stories in German Introduction

The Listener, or a Description of a Route with a Hidden Motive

Siegfried Lenz (b. 1926)

Waiting for the Guests

Dieter Wellershoff (b. 1925)

Eating Mussels (Excerpt)

Birgit Vanderbeke (b. 1956)

The Good Old Days

Gabriele Wohmann (b. 1932)

Lascia

Judith Hermann (b. 1970)

Chicago/Shanty Town

Georg Klein (b. 1953)

Grandfather and the Decision-makers

Christoph Hein (b. 1944)

The Suspect

Jurek Becker (b. 1937)

Notes on German Text

Acknowledgments

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140265422
Editor:
Zillekens, Ernst
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Editor:
Zillekens, Ernst
Author:
Zillekens, Ernst
Location:
London
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Short stories, german
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
FIC501000
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series:
New Penguin parallel texts
Series Volume:
2003-10
Publication Date:
20031231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
German
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
7.80x5.08x.56 in. .34 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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