End of a mission. Translated from the German by Leila Vennewitz.

[1st ed.].. New York, McGraw-Hill [1967] .

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Standard Title Ende einer Dienstfahrt. English
Subjects Germany -- Fiction.
Description 207 pages 21 cm
Copyright Date [1967]
Notes Translation of Ende einer Dienstfahrt.
Summary End of a Mission, written in 1968, finds Heinrich Boll trying to come to terms with his country's past in an investigation of an inexplicable crime and an even more absurd trial. Told to rack up mileage on a jeep to prepare it for inspection, a soldier drives it home--and burns it in the company of his father. Boll's account of the testimony and background of the witnesses, and their nonplussed response to the composure and satisfaction of the accused, illuminates the life of an insignificant town caught up in sudden, unreasonable importance.
Genre Fiction.
Legal stories.
Geographic Area Germany
Network Numbers (OCoLC)436950
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Böll, Heinrich, 1917-1985.
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