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Timur Vermes

Autor(a) de Look Who's Back

8 Works 1,811 Membros 91 Críticas 1 Favorited

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Conhecimento Comum

Nome legal
Vermes, Timur
Data de nascimento
1967
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
Germany
Local de nascimento
Nuremberg, Germany
Locais de residência
Nuremberg, Germany
Educação
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Ocupações
Journalist

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I'm in two minds about this book. It's a clever idea, imagining that Hitler returns to modern-day Germany, and against the odds, becomes a YouTube sensation. His ideas are just the same as they ever were, but somehow, and disquietingly, we can agree with some of them - his dislike of globalisation, for instance.

However, I unsurprisingly found the modern-day Hitler a less than sympathetic character, and I was never eager to pick up the book again to read on. The ending however, was unsettling because .... oh no, I mustn't be guilty of a spoiler alert.… (mais)
 
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Margaret09 | 83 outras críticas | Apr 15, 2024 |
This book started off well and was funny but got a bit bogged down later on. For the most part it did come across as satire but by the end I was a bit uncomfortable with the sympathetic rendering of Hitler.
 
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secondhandrose | 83 outras críticas | Oct 31, 2023 |
Maladroit, raté, désagréable et dérangeant
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Nikoz | 83 outras críticas | Sep 26, 2023 |
Es el verano de 2011. Adolf Hitler despierta en un descampado en el centro de Berlín. No hay símbolos nazis, reina la paz, las calles están invadidas por extranjeros y Alemania está gobernada por una mujer rechoncha que hace lo que quiere en Europa. Sesenta y seis años después de su caída, el resucitado Hitler triunfa en la televisión como perfecto imitador del Führer, un cómico genial. Pero él no bromea en absoluto. La fama es la plataforma perfecta para retomar su carrera política. ¿Qué daño podría hacer hoy Hitler?… (mais)
 
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Natt90 | 83 outras críticas | Mar 24, 2023 |

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Obras
8
Membros
1,811
Popularidade
#14,204
Avaliação
½ 3.4
Críticas
91
ISBN
88
Línguas
21
Marcado como favorito
1

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