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Wonderful, Wonderful Times (1980) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

It is the late 1950s. A man is out walking in a park in Vienna. He will be beaten up by four teenagers, not for his money, he has an average amount - nor for anything he might have done to them, but because the youths are arrogant and very pleased with themselves. This arrogance is their way of reacting to the maggot-ridden corpse that is Austria where everyone has a closet to hide their Nazi histories, their sexual perversions and their hatred of the foreigner.

Original title: Die Ausgesperrten
Original languages: German


Genre: FictionHistoricalEuropean
FictionGeneral Fiction

Edition #1: Wonderful, Wonderful Times

Wonderful, Wonderful Times (1990)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Michael Hulse
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Wonderful, Wonderful Times (1990)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London & New York
Publisher: Serpent's Tail
ISBN: 1852421681
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