Homo faber: ein Bericht

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Suhrkamp, 1998 - Fiction - 301 pages
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Walter Faber is an emotionally detached engineer forced by a string of coincidences to embark on a journey through his past. The basis for director Volker Schlš ndorff' s movie Voyager. Translated by Michael Bullock. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book

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User Review  - BrianFannin - LibraryThing

Third German book of the year, but probably the only one that qualifies as a legitimate adult-type novel. At times confusing for a non-native speaker. The coincidences and revelations may seem like ... Read full review

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User Review  - Praj05 - LibraryThing

“Nothing is harder than to accept oneself." - Max Frisch. Walter Faber is a paradigm of collective identity v/s self-identity, rationality v/s irrationality and providence v/s concurrence; counter ... Read full review

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Homo faber die Verführung des technischen
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Entstehungs und Textgeschichte
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Deutungsansätze
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Copyright

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