Accident: A Day's News

A Novel

Christa Wolf

Accident: A Day's News
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Christa Wolf

121 pages | 5-1/4 x 8 | © 1989, 1991, 2001
Paper $17.00 ISBN: 9780226905068 Published May 2001 Not for sale in the British Commonwealth except Canada
An East German writer, awaiting a call from the hospital where her brother is undergoing brain surgery, instead receives news of a massive nuclear accident at Chernobyl, one thousand miles away. In the space of a single day, in a potent, lyrical stream of thought, the narrator confronts both mortality and life and above all, the import of each moment lived-open, as Wolf reveals, to infinite analysis.
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Accident/ A Day's News
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