What became of Gunner Asch.

Translated from the German by J. Maxwell Brownjohn.
  • 285 Pages
  • 1.76 MB
  • English
Collins , London
SeriesFontana books
LC ClassificationsPT2621 I76 N813 1971
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20816060M

What Became of Gunner Asch book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(68). The Revolt of Gunner Asch, Forward Gunner Asch, The Return of Gunner Asch, What Became of Gunner Asch, Party Games, and 08/15 Trilogie.

In der Kaserne /. What Became of Gunner Asch [HH Kirst] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(5). Unlike in the original trilogy, Asch is a supporting character. Also, the earlier series had a dark urgency already present in the first book, The Revolt of Gunner Asch.

In that book it isand we know who is pulling the strings in Germany, and what is about to happen. In the sequels the war is on, so death lurks behind the black humor/5(7).

The Gunner Asch book series by Hans Hellmut Kirst includes books The Revolt of Gunner Asch, Forward Gunner Asch, 08/15 Bis zum bitteren Ende, and several more. See the complete What became of Gunner Asch.

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Get this from a library. What became of Gunner Asch. [Hans Hellmut Kirst] -- Continues the saga of Gunner Asch, now the mayor of a small West German town, the seat of an Air Force base and a rival barracks of a Grenadier regiment.

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What became of Gunner Asch by Hans Hellmut Kirst; 7 editions; First published in What became of Gunner Asch | Open Library. I’d picked up “What Became of Gunner Asch” by H. Kirst at a small raddiwallah shop – hadn’t heard of the author or the book but the back cover looked promising: “Gunner Asch, yesterday’s scourge of the Nazi war effort, is now a respectable civilian.

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Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of The Revolt of Gunner Asch (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The Revolt of Gunner Asch. The Revolt of Gunner Asch. By Hans Hellmut Kirst, Robert Kee.

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What became of Gunner Asch, (German title 08/15 heute, literal translation: 08/15 Today) broaches the topic of overly hard drilling for the West German Bundeswehr. (Actually, I was shocked that drilling like that was still employed then.

The book was published, I think, in ) So the topic of Nazi Germany is clearly secondary to the trilogy. Gunner Asch is not an automaton. This book has been compared to Catch That novel is more comic and fantastic. The Revolt of Gunner Asch, while cynical and realistic, is hardly comic.

This is the first in a series. 1, The Revolt; No. 2, Forward, Gunner Asch; No. 3, The Return of Gunner Asch and finally, No. 4, What Became of Gunner Asch/5(2). Author of Null-acht fünfzehn, Fabrik der Offiziere, The night of the generals, What became of Gunner Asch, The revolt of Gunner Asch, Verurteilt zur Wahrheit, Keiner kommt davon, Wir nannten ihn Galgenstrick.

This book deals indeed with the absurdity ever present in military life, but it does so in a much more realistic and less antic way. Like Heller's Yossarian, Gunner Asch of the German army is acutely aware of the paralyzing stupidity inherent in military bureacracy and sets out to do something individual and self-affirming in opposition/5(17).

Two more Gunner Asch books would follow later: "What Became of Gunner Asch" (), and "Party Games" (). The first three books, forming the original trilogy, were a continuing story of a Flak Private in the German Army at the rise of the Nazis in the s and ending with the end of the war inmirroring much of Kirst's own history in Burial: Werden Friedhof, Wilhelmshaven.

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A book that has been read, but is in good condition. Minimal damage to the book cover eg. scuff. Like Gunner Asch, Materna's strategy is to undermine from within; his pretended cooperation continually confounds his brownshirt adversaries who fail to prevent Materna's Jewish underground railroad, his sabotage efforts, his mockery disguised in flattening flattery.

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Hans Hellmut Kirst (5 December – 13 February ) was a German novelist and the author of 46 books, 23 of which were translated. Apparently, somebody in Germany has recently come out with a trilogy of videos "08/15 Trilogy" which comprises the first three (of four total) Gunner Asch novels: The Revolt of Gunner Asch Forward Gunner Asch The Return Of Gunner Asch.

and all this became available to me because Eric Frank Russell wrote the WASP.5/5(5). Hans Hellmut Kirst (5 December – 13 February ) was a distinguished German novelist and the author of 46 books, many of which were translated into English.

Kirst is best remembered as the creator of the "Gunner Asch" series which detailed the ongoing struggle of an honest individual to maintain his identity and humanity amidst the criminality and corruption of Nazi.

The revolt of Gunner Asch Volume 1 of The Revolt of Gunnar Asch, Hans Hellmut Kirst: Author: Hans Hellmut Kirst: Publisher: Little, Brown, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Length: pages: Subjects4/5(1).

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All of our paper waste is recycled and turned into corrugated cardboard. Preceded by two other books which have chronicled the exploits and experiences of the insurgent Asch this writes the end of this satiric record of World War II and, opening with the last few days of combat, carries through to early American occupation.

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