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German Stories of Crime and Evil from the 18th Century to the Present: A Dual-Language Book

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German Stories of Crime and Evil from the 18th Century to the Present / Deutsche Geschichten von Verbrechen und Bösem vom 18. Jahrhundert bis zur Gegenwart: A Dual-Language Book

Ideal for students of German as well as crime story enthusiasts, this dual-language edition contains ten short stories. Selections range from eighteenth- and nineteenth-century classics by Friedrich Schiller (Der Verbrecher aus verlorener Ehre/The Criminal of Lost Honor) and Willibald Alexis (Das Gelöbnis der drei Diebe/The Pledge of the Three Thieves) to tales by such popular contemporary authors as Iris Klockmann (Der Kuss des Todes/The Kiss of Death) and Karin Holz (Der letzte Stich/The Last Trick).

Appropriate for intermediate-level students of German, this volume is equally suited to classroom use and independent study. New English translations appear on pages facing the original German text. The editor provides an overview of German crime fiction in addition to concise introductions to each story.

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Product Description

German Stories of Crime and Evil from the 18th Century to the Present / Deutsche Geschichten von Verbrechen und Bösem vom 18. Jahrhundert bis zur Gegenwart: A Dual-Language Book

Ideal for students of German as well as crime story enthusiasts, this dual-language edition contains ten short stories. Selections range from eighteenth- and nineteenth-century classics by Friedrich Schiller (Der Verbrecher aus verlorener Ehre/The Criminal of Lost Honor) and Willibald Alexis (Das Gelöbnis der drei Diebe/The Pledge of the Three Thieves) to tales by such popular contemporary authors as Iris Klockmann (Der Kuss des Todes/The Kiss of Death) and Karin Holz (Der letzte Stich/The Last Trick).

Appropriate for intermediate-level students of German, this volume is equally suited to classroom use and independent study. New English translations appear on pages facing the original German text. The editor provides an overview of German crime fiction in addition to concise introductions to each story.

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Additional Information
Book Genre Short Stories
Book Format Parallel Text
Binding Paperback
Publisher Dover Publications
Number of pages 288
ISBN 9780486796581
Date of Publication 1 September 2015
Language German
Level Intermediate
Media Type Book
Key Benefits
  • Parallel texts enable you to read through the text and check on any words or phrases that you might not have quite understood. These books are a great tool for language learners!
  • Full translation in English
  • Notes on certain sections
  • Read some great works of literature while also learning a language
  • Ideal for intermediate learners
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