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Summary

French Academician and Nazi sympathiser Paul-Jean Husson writes a letter to his local SS officer in the autumn of 1942.

Tormented by an illicit passion for Ilse, his German daughter-in-law, Husson has taken a decision that will devastate several lives, including his own.

©2013 Gallic Books (P)2013 Gallic Books

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"Probably one of the most significant novels of this year" (L’Express)
"The novel is, in a unique way, a powerful piece of Resistance literature" (La Vie)

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