CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: BOOKFOUND IS OPEN AND DELIVERING .... ORDER A GREAT BOOK NOW TO TIDE YOU OVER ...

Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin: Billiards at Half-Past Nine by Heinrich Boll

Paperback - Secondhand Book - Very Good Condition

9780140187243

9780140187243 Boll's well-known, vehement opposition to fascism and war informs this moving story of Robert Faehmel. After being drawn into the Second World War to command retreating German forces despite his anti-Nazi feelings, Faehmel struggles to re-establish a normal life at war's end. He adheres to a rigorous schedule, including a daily game of billiards. When his routine is breached by an old friend, now a power in German reconstruction, Faehmel is forced to confront both public and private memories.


Collections: On Sale

Category: Secondhand

Type: Paperback




Related Items