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Hasek, J.: Good Soldier Svejk (The) (Abridged)

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XC 6913
Hasek, J.: Good Soldier Svejk (The) (Abridged)
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ISBN: 9789629547837
Download Size: Mb
Running Time: 06:55:11
Digital UPC: 9789629547837

Release Date: August 2007
Originally recorded in 2007
Jaroslav Hasek
Reader Soloist
David Horovitch
Spoken Word
Classic Fiction

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Hasek, J.: Good Soldier Svejk (The) (Abridged)
Jaroslav Hasek
Read by David Horovitch
Jaroslav Hašek's world-famous satirical farce The Good Soldier Švejk has been translated into over sixty languages, and is one of the best-known Czech works ever published. A soldier in the First World War who never actually sees any combat, Josef Švejk is The Good Soldier's awkward protagonist - and none of the other characters can quite decide whether his bumbling efforts to get to the front are genuine or not. Often portrayed as one of the first anti-war novels, Hašek's classic satire is a tour-de-force of modernist writing, influencing later writers such as Hemingway, Faulkner, and Joseph Heller.

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