The Radetzky March

The Radetzky March

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by Joseph Roth
     
 

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By one of the most distinguished Austrian writers of our century, a portrait of three generations set against the panoramic background of the declining Austro-Hungarian Empire. Translated by a three-time winner of the PEN Translation Prize.

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By one of the most distinguished Austrian writers of our century, a portrait of three generations set against the panoramic background of the declining Austro-Hungarian Empire. Translated by a three-time winner of the PEN Translation Prize.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879511890
Publisher:
Overlook Press, The
Publication date:
12/12/1983
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 5.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Joseph Roth was born in 1894 in a small Galician town on the eastern borders of the Hapsburg Empire. After serving in the Austro-Hungarian army from 1916 to 1918, he worked as a journalist in Vienna and in Berlin. He died in Paris in 1939, leaving behind thirteen novels as well as many stories and essays.

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Radetzky March 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I would have enjoyed the story more if I had not read the prologue. I really was not interested in the relationship of the author to the story and how he intertwined his life in the story--or at least what the writer of the prologue thought the author was intending.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Falimy saga about a dyibg empire. Engrossing.