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Review: Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall

User Review  - Dominique - Goodreads

I first read this in high school and decided to re-read it again recently. This is a great book for anyone looking for an introductory insight into the former GDR and specifically its secret police ... Read full review

Review: Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall

User Review  - Sally - Goodreads

The stories are fascinating but the writing style is odd. Sort of a stream of consciousness telling of the author's acquaintances. Read full review

Review: Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall

User Review  - Nathaniel James - Goodreads

East Germany was perhaps the most hard line member of the communist block, as well as the most absurd. In this, a collection of first-hand accounts by various people living through the era, we get a ... Read full review

Review: Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall

User Review  - Unwisely - Goodreads

I hesitate to say that this was a light, easy read, although in some ways it was. The weight of the Stasi on Ost Deutschland - the constant, 1984-ish spying that weighed everyone down - is not really ... Read full review

Review: Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall

User Review  - Charlotte Corbyn - Goodreads

I'm so pleased to have finally read this, after I enjoyed All That I Am so much. This one is just as good. I can't wait for Anna Funders next book whatever it is on. Read full review

Review: Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall

User Review  - Victoria Williamson - Goodreads

Wish I had read this before going to Berlin a year after the wall fell. Would have felt much more significant. Good detail, interesting worrying facts. Read full review

Review: Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall

User Review  - Mattr76 - Goodreads

Well-written and engaging investigation into lives altered by the East German police state... it's impossible not to conclude that the GDR leaders used Orwell's dystopic vision as a model. Read full review

Review: Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall

User Review  - Elliott Turner - Goodreads

Great news - Scrid/the publisher put this full eBook back up. I've jumped in and this is excellent stuff - somehow the author's breezy prose and concise chapters can turn such a dark subject into a digestible (and in a way "human") subject. Read full review

Review: Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall

User Review  - Andy - Goodreads

Brilliant, fascinating accounts by Stasi members and their victims. Will have you hooked. Read full review

Review: Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall

User Review  - Morgan Wolfe - Goodreads

One of the best books on the subject of the Stasi and its devastating impact on the everyday lives of East German citizens. Haunting, unforgettable stories of real life in an Orwellian world. Read full review


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