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By Claudio Magris,Anne Milano Appel

ISBN-10: 0300218486

ISBN-13: 9780300218480

From one among Europe’s such a lot respected authors, a story of 1 man’s obsessive venture to gather the tools of demise, evil, and humanity’s darkest atrocities with the intention to oppose them

Claudio Magris’s searing new novel ruthlessly confronts the human obsession with warfare and its savagery in all ages and each state. His story facilities on a guy whose maniacal devotion to the production of a Museum of warfare comprises either a terrible mystery and the desire of redemption. Luisa Brooks, his museum’s curator, a descendant of sufferers of Jewish exile and of black slavery, has a posh difficulty: will the collections she shows store humanity from repeating its tragic and violent earlier? Or may possibly the demonstrate of articles of battle really valorize and memorialize evil atrocities?
 
 In Blameless Magris affirms his mastery of the unconventional shape, interweaving a number of issues and touring deftly via background. With a large number of news, the writer investigates person sorrow, the societal burden of justice aborted, and the ways that reminiscence and ancient proof are sabotaged or occasionally salvaged.

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