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Thus begins a story of disarming simplicity that traces the transformation of ordinary lives in Nazi-occupied Prague. Death abetted by the petty malevolence of Nazi functionaries wins all the battles but ultimately loses the war, defeated by the fragile flowering of courage and defiance.
The story of ordinary people living inNazi-occupied Prague is told in the ir onic and animated fashion for which Jiri Weil won acclaim for his previous work, Life With A Star, called by Harold Pinter, "a novel of immense authority and distinction."