The Good Soldier Svejk – By Jaroslav Hasek

This translation¬†is one of those unfortunate attempts at trying to shoot the moon with a catapult. The original is a multi-lingual (austrian, hungarian, german and slavic mix) satire on the futility of war and the comic bumblings of an everyman within a bureaucratic system. This translation was flat and boring. ¬†After plodding through 100 pages... Continue Reading →

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