Love and Garbageby Ivan Klima, Oscar Osers (Translator), Ewald Osers (Translator)
From an internationally acclaimed Czech writer comes a shrewd, humane, and poignant novel, set in Prague before the Velvet Revolution, whose perceptions about love, conscience, and betrayal cut to the bone of life in both totalitarian and democratic societies. "A chilling story from the underground."--The New York Times.
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Ivan Klima was born in 1931 in Prague. He was the editor of the journal of the Czech Writer’s Union during the Prague Spring.
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One of the best books I have ever read, he intertwines so many themes with such artistry and balance, that it is a joy to read and difficult to put down.