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Christopher and His Kind covers the most memorable ten years in the writer's life - from 1929, when Isherwood left England to spend a week in Berlin and decided to stay there indefinitely, to 1939, when he arrived in America. When the book was published in 1976, readers were deeply impressed by the courageous candor with which he describes his life in gay Berlin of the 1930s and his struggles to save his companion, Heinz, from the Nazis. An engrossing and dramatic story and a fascinating glimpse into a little-known world, Christopher and His Kind remains a classic in gay liberation literature and one of Isherwood's greatest achievements.

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ISBN:
9781615875023
Author:
Isherwood, Christopher
Publisher:
Findaway World
Read by:
Clamp, James
Read:
Clamp, James
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Specific Groups - Male Gay Studies
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Biography-Literary
Series:
Playaway Adult Nonfiction
Publication Date:
20100431
Binding:
PRE-RECORDED AUDIO PLAYER
Language:
English

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"Synopsis" by , Christopher and His Kind covers the most memorable ten years in the writer's life - from 1929, when Isherwood left England to spend a week in Berlin and decided to stay there indefinitely, to 1939, when he arrived in America. When the book was published in 1976, readers were deeply impressed by the courageous candor with which he describes his life in gay Berlin of the 1930s and his struggles to save his companion, Heinz, from the Nazis. An engrossing and dramatic story and a fascinating glimpse into a little-known world, Christopher and His Kind remains a classic in gay liberation literature and one of Isherwood's greatest achievements.
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