Kafka: a biography

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Oxford University Press, Feb 4, 1982 - Biography & Autobiography - 349 pages
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Describes the Czech writer's tortured childhood and the influence of his personal experiences on his stories and novels

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User Review  - BradKautz - LibraryThing

Franz Kafka was the author of a significant body of fiction, particularly short stories. His writing shaped the writing of many subsequent authors in the mid and latter parts of the 20th century and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kate_JJM - LibraryThing

Read this alongside his letters to Felice. What a great catch HE would have been!!! Not!! :) Very brave man in his last days. Read full review


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Ronald Hayman is a celebrated playwright, and biographer of Nietzsche, Brecht, Sylvia Plath and Thomas Mann.