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Witness to the Future
Klaus Rifbjerg
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Witness to the Future

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English translation of De hellige aber (1981). Dates were changed to make it more relevant to a 1987 audience.
Hardcover, 1st, 214 pages
Published August 28th 1987 by Fjord Press (first published August 1987)
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So here's the premise: Two young boys playing in the forests outside of Copenhagen in occupied WWII Denmark discover a cave underground. Inside the cave is a tunnel that leads them from 1941 to 1988. They crawl out of a hole in the ground near a freeway and immediately have run-ins with with angry farmers, child-hating biker gangs, teen heroin addicts, and rabid dogs, as well as engaging in car theft, police chases, and the massive explosion of a helicopter.

Totally the '80s of your childhood, r
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Klaus Rifbjerg s a Danish writer. He has written more than 120 novels, books and essays.
His breakthrough was in 1958 with the novel Den kroniske Uskyld. Since then he has published more than 100 novels as well as poetry and short story collections, plays, TV and radio plays, film scripts, children's books, and diaries.
Rifbjerg is also known as a journalist and critic.
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