Portrait of the Mother as a Young Woman: A Novel

Portrait of the Mother as a Young Woman: A Novel


In Rome one January afternoon in 1943, a tender German lady is on her option to hearken to a Bach live performance on the Lutheran church. The struggle is for her little greater than a daydream, until eventually she realizes that her husband could by no means go back. Portrait of the mum as a tender lady, winner of the distinguished Georg Büchner prize, is a captivating mental portrait of the human have to shield innocence and integrity at any cost―even on the danger of with the exception of fact. greater than simply the tale of this unmarried girl, it's a compelling and credible description of a regular younger German girl in the course of the Nazi era.

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