The Search Warrant: Dora Bruder download free [PDF and Ebook] by Patrick Modiano

The Search Warrant: Dora Bruder download free [PDF and Ebook] by Patrick Modiano year 2009
  • Book name: The Search Warrant: Dora Bruder
  • Author: Patrick Modiano
  • Release date: 2009/11/8
  • Publisher: VINTAGE PUBLISHING
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9781846553615
  • Rating: 7.31 of 10
  • Votes: 546
  • Review by: Selah Mckinney
  • Review rating: 7.43 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/8
  • Total pages: 144
  • Includes a PDF summary of 17 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Heart-rending meditation on people, stories and human history lost during the Second World War, from the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature Patrick Modiano 'Missing a young girl, Dora Bruder, 15, height 1.55m, oval-shaped face, grey-brown eyes, grey sports jacket, maroon pullover, navy blue skirt and hat, brown gym shoes. All information to M. and Mme Bruder, 41 Boulevard Ornano, Paris.'Patrick Modiano stumbles across this notice in a December 1941 issue of Paris Soir. The girl has vanished from the convent school which had taken her in during the Occupation, at a time of especially violent German reprisals. Moved by her fate, the author sets out to find all he can about her. He discovers her name in a list of Jews deported to Auschwitz in September 1942 and what further fragments he is able to uncover about the Bruder family become a meditation on the immense losses of the period - people lost, stories lost, human history lost. Modiano delivers a moving survey of a decade-long investigation that revived for him the sights, sounds and sorrowful rhythms of occupied Paris. And in seeking to exhume Dora Bruder's fate, he in turn faces his own family history. `Absolutely magnificent' Le Monde
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 8H55M11S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Essays, World War 2 Books, Holocaust, European History, Jewish Studies, Social & Cultural History, Biography: General
  • Available formats: EPUB, PDF, DjVu, LRF, TXT, MobiPocket, DOC, WORD. Compressed in DEB, CBR, ZIP, RAR, LZMA
  • Download servers: Hotfile, Torrent, Microsoft OneDrive, ShareByLink, Dropbox, FreakShare, Sync.com
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.55 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x11mm
  • Weight: 142g
  • Printed by: The Harvill Press
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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