The Occupation Trilogy by Patrick Modiano

By: Patrick Modiano

Format: Hardback

Modiano's first three novels about Paris under Nazi occupation in a single volume, the earliest, La Place de l'toile, appears here in English for the first time

When Patrick Modiano was awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize for Literature he was praised for using the 'art of memory' to bring to life the Occupation of Paris during the Second World War. Born just after the war, Modiano was an angry young man in his twenties when these three brilliant, angry novels burst onto the Parisian literary scene and caused a storm.

These brilliant, almost hallucinatory evocations of the Occupation, attempt to exorcise the past by exploring the morally ambiguous worlds of collaboration and resistance.

Published in 2015.

ISBN: 9781408867907


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