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My Life In My Hands
really liked it
I read this book after returning from a trip to the UK, during which I had spotted this odd looking statue in Trafalgar Square. It turned out to be a ...more
Jul 2006
Jul 31, 2007
The Memory Chalet
liked it
I'm not sure this memoir is quite as remarkable as the circumstances under which it was written, but I enjoyed it nevertheless.

Tony Judt was a British
Sep 13, 2011
Aug 31, 2011
The World of Yesterday
it was amazing

SPOILER ALERT: This review reveals details about the end of Zweig's life.

This wonderful, heartwrenching, elegiac memoir recreates the world of late 19
Aug 19, 2009
Jun 21, 2008
Walking Since Daybreak: A Story of Eastern Europe, World War II, and the Heart of Our Century
liked it
I read this because I had so enjoyed "Rites of Spring" by the same author. Not quite as good, I think, partly because of the sheer difficulty of mixin ...more
May 2005
Aug 10, 2007
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