By Irmgard Keun,Anthea Bell,Geoff Wilkes
In 1937, German writer Irmgard Keun had just recently fled Nazi Germany together with her lover Joseph Roth while she wrote this slender, beautiful, and devastating booklet. It captures the insufferable rigidity, contradictions, and hysteria of pre-war Germany like no different novel. but whilst it exposes human folly, the e-book exudes a hopeful humanism. it really is jam-packed with humor and lightweight, at the same time it describes the 1st moments of a nightmare. After middle of the night is a masterpiece that merits to be learn and remembered anew.
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