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I Saw Her That Night a love story sem jo Kindle #216 in time of war is a novel about a few years in the life and mysterious disappearance of Veronika Zarnik a young bourgeois woman from Ljubljana sucked into the whirlwind of a turbulent period in history We follow her story from the pers Five characters recount their experiences with eccentric noblewoman Veronika around the time of her disappearance Opening with an account of an affair with her horse riding instructor Stevan an affair that in the time honoured tradition spells downfall the novel reveals events from shifting perspectives teasing out pivotal details from Veronika s mother a faithful servant Jo i a German doctor friend and the traitorous Jeranek until the unpleasant climax Less inventive in terms of structure than The Tree with No Name this novel is still an engaging and interesting addition to the formidable heap of war obsessed literature

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Ringes of tumultuous events which they did not even fully comprehend they only wanted to live But “only” to live was an illusion it was a time when even under the seemingly safe and idyllic shelter of a manor house in Slovenia it was impossible to avoid the rushing train of violence Upon finishing the book I got an enormous underwhelming feeling I was hoping for something much interesting or epic or anything really but the end was so Underwhelming That really is the word But maybe the power of the book resides in this particular fact you don t need something grand to make a point I don t know I might have to re read it to really shape my opinion of it

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Pective of five different characters who also talk about themselves as well as the troubled Slovenian times before and during World War II times that swallowed like a Moloch not only the To noč Epubpeople of various beliefs involved in historical events but also those who lived on the f 45 stars


10 thoughts on “To noč sem jo videl

  1. says:

    Five characters recount their experiences with eccentric noblewoman Veronika around the time of her disappearance Opening with an account of an affair with her horse riding instructor Stevan an affair that in the time honoured traditi

  2. says:

    I saw her that night as if she were aliveIt's amazing how this first sentence can capture so much foreboding my

  3. says:

    Odlično knjigo ampak žalostenI had a vague idea of what the book was about but I bought it with no expectations whatsoever I've been studying Slovene for a year and a half now and I've the philosophy that to learn a langu

  4. says:

    We live in a time when the only people living or dead accorded respect are those who were prepared to fight and even sacrifice themselves for shared ideals The victors and vanuished alike see it that way Nobody respects people who ju

  5. says:

    45 stars

  6. says:

    Again a book for the book club Even though my fellow readers in the book group loved this book I really had to force myself to finish it and I did not like it at all The idea to create a picture of a person situated in an interesting historica

  7. says:

    Upon finishing the book I got an enormous underwhelming feeling I was hoping for something much interesting or epic or anyth

  8. says:

    A very poignant haunting tale exemplifying very well the pointless and confused violence of a war that was so much complicated than it is often portrayed a war that nobody could escape from a war in which it is so much eas

  9. says:

    This may be the best novel I have read all year Incredibly succinct it wastes no time in taking you right in to the story I may choose to come back and write a longer review after I've processed it a bitWarning though maybe read the

  10. says:

    Chilling novel that keeps you guessing till the very end

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