The Burning of the World: A Memoir of 1914 (New York Review Books Classics)

The Burning of the World: A Memoir of 1914 (New York Review Books Classics)

Bela Zombory-Moldovan


Publishing in the course of the one centesimal Anniversary of the 1st global War
 
An NYRB Classics unique
 
The budding younger Hungarian artist Béla Zombory-Moldován was once on vacation whilst the 1st global struggle broke out in July 1914. referred to as up by way of the military, he quickly came upon himself enormous quantities of miles away, advancing on Russian strains and dealing with relentless rifle and artillery fireplace. Badly wounded, he again to general lifestyles, which now struck him as unspeakably unusual. He had witnessed, he discovered, the top of a life-style, of a complete international.

Published the following for the 1st time in any language, this striking memory is a strong addition to the literature of the struggle that outlined the form of the 20th century.

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