Im Frühling sterben

Ralf Rothmann

Publisher: Suhrkamp

Germany
German
Fiction
2015

This is the story of Walter Urban and his dangerously outspoken friend Friedrich Caroli, seventeen-year-old trainee milkers on a dairy farm in northern Germany who are tricked into volunteering for the army during the spring of 1945: the last, and in many ways the worst, months of the war. The men are driven to the point of madness by what they experience, and when Friedrich finally deserts his post, Walter is forced to do the unthinkable.

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