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The Good Soldier Švejk by Jaroslav Hašek
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Oct 25, 2010

it was amazing
bookshelves: czech, war
Read from March 25 to April 04, 2011

Please note that 5 stars would not have been given if this was the final work, post-edit. I don't think it's right to detract from Hasek simply because he literally could not live to finish his story, let alone editing.

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Reading Progress

04/01/2011 page 82
04/03/2011 page 382
49.0% "Probably the funniest thing I have ever read so far, but may need to re-read Catch-22 to ensure it has such a title. Uni and work have really slowed my reading down, but 200 or so pages a day isn't bad."
04/04/2011 page 612
78.0% "As a matter of fact, I'll just finish this today instead"
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message 1: by Velvetink (new) - added it

Velvetink I'm always on the lookout for Czech writers - this sounds hilarious. You are doing well reading 200 pages a day plus Uni. Since I'm back at uni my reading has suffered

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