Shtetl Days [NOOK Book]

Overview


Professional actors Veit Harlan and his wife Kristi are happy citizens of the prosperous, triumphant Reich. It's been over a century since the War of Retribution cleaned up Europe, long enough that now curious tourists flock to the painstakingly recreated "village" of Wawolnice, where--along with dozens of colleagues--Veit and Kristi re-enact the daily life of the long-exterminated but still frightening "Jews."
Veit and Kristi are true professionals, proud of their craft. ...
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Shtetl Days

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Overview


Professional actors Veit Harlan and his wife Kristi are happy citizens of the prosperous, triumphant Reich. It's been over a century since the War of Retribution cleaned up Europe, long enough that now curious tourists flock to the painstakingly recreated "village" of Wawolnice, where--along with dozens of colleagues--Veit and Kristi re-enact the daily life of the long-exterminated but still frightening "Jews."
Veit and Kristi are true professionals, proud of their craft. They've learned all there is to know about this vanished way of life. They know the dead languages, the turns of phrase, the prayers, the manners, the food. But now they're beginning to learn what happens when you immerse yourself long enough in something real...

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781429991186
  • Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates
  • Publication date: 4/14/2011
  • Series: A Tor.Com Original
  • Sold by: Macmillan
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: A Tor.com Original
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 270,509
  • File size: 475 KB

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Harry Turtledove, the "modern master of alternate history" (--Publishers Weekly), lives in Los Angeles.
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  • Posted May 11, 2011

    I liked it

    At fifty pages its a good deal. Less about alternate history and more about the question of when an actors roll becomes real.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2011

    Great story

    At what point does being a method actor become more than a way of doing your best to "live the role"?

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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