The hunger angel : a novel / Herta Müller ; translated by Philip Boehm

Author(s): Müller, Herta, 1953-
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Subjects: Labor camps--Ukraine--Fiction
World War, 1939-1945--Concentration camps--Fiction
World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons--Fiction
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, German (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
Published: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2012
LC Classification: P, PT
Physical Description: ix, 290 p. ; 22 cm
Alternate Title(s): Atemschaukel.
Additional Authors: Boehm, Philip
Notes: LCCN: 2011050952
ISBN: 9780805093018
ISBN: 080509301X
"Metropolitan Books."
"Originally published in Germany in 2009 under the title by Atemschaukel by Carl Hanser Verlag, Munich."
Summary: January 1945, the war is not yet over : the Soviets begin the deportation of the German minority from the labor camps in Ukraine. This is the story of seventeen year old Leo Auberge, who went to the camp with the naive unawareness of the boy eager to escape provincial life. The last five years however he experienced daily hunger and cold, extreme fatigue and death
OCLC Number: 771056670
ISBN/ISSN: 9780805093018