A series of four narratives told by the same character which develop the themes of sexual awakening and political upheaval in post-war Czechoslovakia. Klima, whose work was banned in Czechoslovakia, was editor of the Czech Writers Union during the Prague Spring before leaving for the USA in 1969.
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 12mo - over 5¾" - 8¾" Tall. Good condition paperback pictorial cover no DJ. 164 pages good and clean with clear print. These stories carry the burning authority and desperate eloquence of a survivor. 'Like all of Ivan Klima's work, this elegiac, disconcerting quartet of stories is banned in his native Czechoslovakia. Moving from a wartime ghetto to the Prague Spring of 1968 and on to the present day,Klima's stories of sexcual desire, betrayal and disillusionment resonate with the political realities of 'living in a world in which it was impossible to find out the truth about anything'. Bookseller Inventory # 010897