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By Christoph Ransmayr,Simon Pare

In The Atlas of an frightened Man, Christoph Ransmayr bargains a enthralling trip diary—a sprawling story of earthly wonders visible through a wandering eye. this is often a phenomenal, lyrically instructed go back and forth story.

Translated by way of Simon Pare, this designated account follows Ransmayr around the globe: from the shadow of Java’s volcanoes to the rapids of the Mekong and Danube Rivers, from the go with the flow ice of the Arctic Circle to Himalayan passes, and directly to the disappointed islands of the South Pacific. Ransmayr starts time and again with, “I observed. . .” recounting to the reader the tales of continents, eras, and landscapes of the soul. Like maps, the episodes come jointly to turn into a publication of the world—one that charts the lifestyles and dying, happiness and destiny of individuals sure up in pictures of breathtaking beauty.

“One of the German language’s such a lot talented younger novelists.”—Library Journal, on The Terrors of Ice and Darkness

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