Wartime Lies: A Novel

Wartime Lies: A Novel

Louis Begley

"Extraordinary...Rich in irony and regret...[the] humans and settings are vividly learned and his prose [is] compelling in its simplicity."
As the realm slips into the throes of battle in 1939, younger Maciek's as soon as closetted lifestyles open air Warsaw isn't any extra. while Warsaw falls, Maciek escapes together with his aunt Tania. jointly they suffer the warfare, operating, hiding, altering their names, forging files to safe their transitority lives—as the insistent drum of the Nazi march strikes ever toward them and to their mystery wartime lies.

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