Monday, February 20, 2017

Zone of 'Uninterested'


Have been struggling on and off with this book the past two weeks.  Almost two third of my way through, I don't really enjoy it, not even sure I understand it. Got to give it up for now ..... just can't continue.


The Story 
Set in Auschwitz, it tells the story of a Nazi officer who has become enamored with the concentration camp commandant's wife. The story is conveyed by three narrators: Angelus Thomsen, the Nazi officer and nephew to Martin Bormann whose hobby is seducing women; Paul Doll, the commandant; and Szmul Zacharias, the leader of a work gang of Jews who have to search and dispose of the bodies of people murdered in the gas chambers.

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