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This Land, This Time: 4 Vol Boxed Set

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The complete four-volume boxed set. Includes A Time of Death, Into the Battle, Reach to Eternity and South to Destiny.
Paperback, 437 pages
Published October 24th 1983 by Mariner Books (first published 1983)
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Feb 07, 2014 Nick rated it liked it
The writer Dobrica Cosic comes with great baggage; he was a partner with Slobodan Milosevic. Auden wrote (in lines that he later excised) that time would pardon Paul Claudel “for writing well”. The jury is still out on Claudel, not just for his association with Vichy France but for his commitment to a hospital of his sister Camille, the sculptor. But time has not pardoned D’Annunzio his proto-fascism nor Celine his Nazi sympathies. And then there is Cosic, like Vaclav Hasek, a writer ushered ...more
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This is an extraordinary series of 4 books about the incredible courage and tragedy of Serbia in the first world war. It follows a large group of characters, some political leaders, some soldiers, some peasants throughout the war. The strength of these people is amazing, and the anger at the allies for failing to help understandable. This isn't for the faint-hearted, the work is close to 1500 pages, but it is compelling, well-written, I couldn't stop reading it. This is fiction, but reads like ...more
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Dobricа Ćosić (1921-2014), pisаc, esejistа, političаr, jednа od nаjznаčаjnijih figurа srpske istorije i književnosti druge polovine 20. vekа. U književnost ulаzi 1951. godine sа svojim prvim romаnom Dаleko je sunce, prvim modernim romаnom o jugoslovenskoj revoluciji koji je predstаvljаo kritiku revolucionаrnog terorа. Romаn je preveden nа tridesetаk jezikа, а sаmo u SSSR-u štаmpаn u 1.600.000 ...more
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