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Father land

Arthur Holden

Father land

a play in two acts

by Arthur Holden

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Published by Playwrights Guild of Canada in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Arthur Holden
ContributionsPlaywrights Guild of Canada
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.4.H644 F38 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination108 leaves ;
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25205662M
ISBN 101554352053
ISBN 109781554352050
LC Control Number2011535628
OCLC/WorldCa769262975

Description: The book features the ideas of individuals and groups of people who made direct contributions to projects initiated by their monarchs, above all those of Catherine the Great. A special theme of the book is attention given to the theory and practice of educating young women in Russia. It is twenty years after Nazi Germany's triumphant victory in World War II and the entire country is preparing for the grand celebration of the Führer's seventy-fifth birthday, as well as the imminent peacemaking visit from President Kennedy. Meanwhile, Berlin Detective Xavier March -- a disillusioned but talented investigation of a corpse washed up on the shore of a lake.4/5(35).

  The Fatherland Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of Fatherland by Robert Harris. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for : Bookrags. FreeBookNotes found 7 sites with book summaries or analysis of Fatherland. If there is a Fatherland SparkNotes, Shmoop guide, or Cliff Notes, you can find a link to each study guide below. Among the summaries and analysis available for Fatherland, there are 1 Full Study Guide, 2 Short Summaries and 4 Book .

  About the Book. Fatherland is set in a world that almost existed but never was: the Berlin that Hitler's architect, Albert Speer, planned to build- the hub of a victorious Third Reich extending from the Rhine to the Urals. Synopsis Expand/Collapse Synopsis It is April and one week before Hitler's 75th birthday. Xavier March, a detective of Pages: Fatherland is a Alternate History novel written by Robert Harris. It was adapted into a made-for-TV film starring Rutger Hauer and Miranda Richardson in The story is set in a Nazi-controlled Europe, twenty years after Germany won World War II.. It's and Adolf Hitler's 75th birthday is approaching. Nazi Germany dominates Europe and is engaged in a Cold War with The United n:


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Fatherland by Robert Harris is up there with the best books that I have ever read. The book is set against the backdrop of a very different world to the one we currently live in. Harris creates a world where Germany has not only won the Second World War but is now /5().

Fatherland by Robert Harris, is a book of alternate history set in Germany. This is a Germany where the Nazi's won WWII, took large swathes of territory, reorganized Europe in their own image, and continue to fight Russian partisans in the Ural mountains.4/5.

The books main character, Lili, is the daughter of an aristocratic family living in Berlin. As a child, she is introduced to Hitler, who visits her home, before he comes to power as the leader of Germany/5.

The Paperback of the Fatherland by Robert Harris at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more!4/4(45). Father Land by Vahé and Ara Oshagan is a poetic and personal journey through the rugged, human-and-history-laden landscape of Karabagh.

It is also a unique collaboration between a photographer son and his famous, writer father. A family steeped in Armenian literature and art, Vahé and Ara Oshagan’s work is the result of an intensely felt connection to their heritage and homeland.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, historical story are Xavier March, Max Jaeger. The book has been awarded with, and many others.

Suggested PDF: Pompeii by Robert Harris pdf4/5. Fatherland by Robert Harris: Book Review Fatherland  was written by Robert Harris and published in  It is set in a world where Nazi Germany won the Second World War.

ByGermany dominates the whole of Europe. Fatherland is the alternate history story of the Nazi German rule over Europe as if Germany had won World War II. The story unfolds to uncover the murders of high-ranking German officials on the eve of Adolf Hitler's seventy-fifth birthday in A rapprochement has been reached with the USA and the American president is due to arrive, as is King Edward VIII of the UK.

Against this background, Berlin detective Xavier March is called in to investigate the death of an elderly Nazi. He finds himself engulfed in a mystery at the heart of the Nazi regime.

Fatherland offers a refreshing and candid look at the reality of life in a corner of the world that is far from the glare of CNN cameras and NY Times reporters. A father's words, happily collide with his son's photos, to create an interesting, insightful and timeless book.5/5(6).

Fatherland is clearly influenced by George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four, fiction's template for the workings of a totalitarian society: March's. In FATHERLAND, a first novel by English journalist Robert Harris, Hitler is still in power, the anti-Semitic Joseph P.

Kennedy is president of the United States, and Winston Churchill is in exile. About Fatherland. The New York Times bestselling classic of alternate history, a murder mystery set in a world where the Nazis won World War II—for fans of The Plot Against America and The Man in the High Castle Berlin, The Greater German Reich stretches from the Rhine to the Urals, and keeps an uneasy peace with its nuclear rival, the United States.

About the Book Fatherland is set in a world that almost existed but never was: the Berlin that Hitler's architect, Albert Speer, planned to build- the hub of a victorious Third Reich extending from the Rhine to. Fatherland is a great book with great characterization, written with close attention to historical details, and a captivating plotline that will surely keep anyone hooked onto the book.

Read more One person found this helpful/5(). There are no happy novels set in Berlin, but Harris (Selling Hitler,on the diaries forgery) has managed a novel that dances on Hitler's grave with amusing success.

Naturally, the whole book is entirely depressing, depression being the keynote of Hitlerian fantasias; its leading tones were struck earlier by Orwell's and le CarrÇ's The Spy Who Came in from the Cold.

About the Author Robert Harris is the author of thirteen bestselling novels: the Cicero Trilogy - Imperium, Lustrum and Dictator - Fatherland, Enigma, Archangel, Pompeii, The Ghost, The Fear Index, An Officer and a Spy, which won four prizes including the Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction, Conclave, Munich and The Second Sleep.1/5(2).

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MORE FROM PUBLISHERS WEEKLY. Writers to. Fatherland is an absolutely brilliant novel and one of the most exciting and thought-provoking books I have every read. If this sounds like gushy over-praise, please trust me; it isn't. This book simply fires on all cylinders.5/5(5).

Fatherland is surprisingly overlooked. A captivating detective story set in one of the most speculated on, yet rarely mastered settings, the heart of the Third Reich, Robert Harris manages to pull off an amazingly well-written book that follows an SS-Sturmbannfuhrer in the Kriminalpolitzei, Xavier March, who, all too familiar with the Reich's ways, has perhaps dug himself too deep into the /5().