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By Danilo Kiš,John K. Cox

The twelve tales during this assortment, released in a variety of journals and newspapers in Yugoslavia among 1953 and 1967, offer interesting insights into the improvement of Danilo Kis as a author. From lapidary youth idylls to harrowing foreshadowings of the Holocaust, from a satirical remedy of totalitarianism to a philosophical mirrored image on conception and shape, the subject material is remarkably various. The hugely strange name tale is even set amidst the U.S. civil rights struggles of the 20 th century, and a number of other of the stories are redolent of technology fiction.

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