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The Other Side of Silence is the 11th novel in Philip Kerr‘s bestselling series of detective stories featuring Bernie Gunther. (A 12th is forthcoming as I write.) However, unlike the books that precede it in the series, this suspenseful and well-crafted tale is primarily a post-war spy story/5().
About The Other Side of Silence. When Bernie Gunther takes on a blackmail case and gets involved in the affairs of British spies, the former detective risks exposing his own dark past in this thrilling novel hailed by The New York Times Book Review as “one of Kerr’s best.” Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, The Other Side of Silence book.
Read 28 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Having spent other side of silence. book life trying to patch up the souls of oth 4/5. I LOVE this book, so much so that when I went to get my old copy, it fell into two parts in my hands!!.
Since I needed a replacement, I came to Amazon and was pleased to find the Revised Edition of The Other Side of Silence. Worth reading, if only to learn how to Cited by: Some writers' stand-alones even eclipse their series books.
So I picked up THE OTHER SIDE OF SILENCE with relish, expecting to find all the qualities that I so admire in Pronzini: the spareness of prose, other side of silence. book tautness of the plot(s), the unexpected twists and turns.
Unfortunately, I didn't enjoy this book as much as I have other books/5(13). The Other Side of Silence is the 11th novel in Philip Kerr‘s bestselling series of detective stories featuring Bernie Gunther.
(A 12th is forthcoming as I write.) However, unlike the books that precede it in the series, this suspenseful and well-crafted tale is primarily a post-war spy story/5. Like other people have mentioned, the plot runs something along the lines of Crash or Babel, where everyone is interconnected.
It follows people who are desperate in some way, and hear nothing but silence from God - until something comes from the other side of that silence. Make no mistake: this book is not preachy/5(8). The other side of silence is violence, or as the author himself states on pagea result of that “incidental little appendage” to the male anatomy.
This is a book filled with rape and blood. So unless you’re brimming with rage and hurt, it will be a pointless read/5. The Other Side of Silence: Voices from The Partition of India by Urvashi Butalia chronicles the stories of partition which were never spoken of.
We all know about the regular One of the great human convulsion of history, which lead to the death ofprecious lives (the contemporary British Figure) to two million (a later Indian estimate 4/5. A compelling novel from the winner of the Commonwealth Writers Prize/ Best Book from Africa award.
As a small child in a wintry Bremen, Hanna dreams about the other side of silence, the place where the wind comes from and palm trees wave in the sun. The Other Side of Sile " Bill Pronzini, winner of a Grand Master Award from the Mystery Writers of America, is mostly known for his "Nameless Detective" series.
The Other Side of Silence () is a non-series book, classified on the cover as "a novel of suspense."/5. Homes, villages, communities, families, and relationships were destroyed. Yet, more than half a century later, little is known of the human dimensions of this event.
In The Other Side of Silence, Urvashi Butalia fills this gap by placing people—their individual experiences, their private pain—at the center of this epochal event.4/5(1). The Other Side of Silence Book Description: From New York Times–bestselling author Philip Kerr, the much anticipated return of Bernie Gunther in a series hailed by The Daily Beast as “the best crime novels around today.” Once I’d been a good detective in Kripo, but that was a while ago, before the criminals wore smart gray uniforms and.
The other side of silence is good book related to partition of India. I have purchased the book long ago but put it aside thinking it ordinary book.
Now I have completed the book. Sir it was a great tragedy of India that it was partitioned against the wishes of Mahatma he was great visionary at that time/5(71). Dennis Drabelle is a former mysteries editor of Book World. On Saturday, April 9 at p.m.
Philip Kerr will be at Politics and Prose Bookstore, Connecticut Ave. the other side of silence. The Partition of India in caused one of the most harrowing human convulsions in history: over twelve million people were displaced amidst a frenzy of murder, rape and abduction on a massive scale. For decades these violent realities remained buried in silence, even though the memories of brutality never faded.
Urvashi Butalia’s The Other Side of Silence was the first major work to 4/5(1). The war has been over for more than 10 years in Philip Kerr’s new book, THE OTHER SIDE OF SILENCE That night, two other soldiers pick a.
“The Other Side of Silence is without a doubt one of the most important books ever to be written about the Partition of the Indian subcontinent. More than a history, more than a memoir, it is also an extended reflection on narrative : The Other Side Of Silence Voices from the Partition of India Butalia Urvashi.
Urvashi Butalia’s remarkable book, the outcome of a decade of interviews and research, looks at what Partition was intended to achieve, and how it worked on the ground, and in people’s lives. Pieced together from oral narratives and testimonies, in many cases.
From New York Times-bestselling author Philip Kerr, the much anticipated return of Bernie Gunther in a series hailed by The Daily Beast as "the best crime novels around today." Once I'd been a good detective in Kripo, but that was a while ago, before the criminals wore smart gray uniforms and nearly everyone locked up was innocent." Being a Berlin cop in was a little like putting down 4/5(16).
The Other Side of Silence Voices From the Partition of India By URVASHI BUTALIA Duke University Press. Read the Review. The political partition of India caused one of the great human convulsions of history.
Never before or since have so many people exchanged their homes and countries so quickly. This is the generality of Partition: it. Butalia, Urvashi. The Other Side of Silence: Voices from the Partition of : Duke University Press, _____ Summary: Butalia’s book is an oral history of the experience and aftermath of the partition of India and Pakistan in the late s, focused (due to language barriers and restricted movement across national borders) on the experience of Hindis and Sikhs in the Punjab.
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Urvashi Butalia (born ) is an Indian feminist writer, publisher and activist. She is known for her work in the women's movement of India, as well as for authoring books like the path-breaking The Other Side of Silence: Voices from and the Partition of India and Speaking Peace: Women's Voices from Kashmir.
Along with Ritu Menon, she co-founded Kali for Women, India's first exclusively. Silence was what he craved. This kind of silence, nurturing, spiritual, that let him feel as he felt nowhere else, at ease with himself and his surroundings. It was the other kinds he hated, the cold, hurtful, destructive kind — the long, loud silences of a shattered marriage, the empty silence Brand: Open Road Media.
The Other Side of Silence – Philip Kerr at his best The publication of Philip Kerr’s, Bernie Gunther thriller, The Other Side of Silence, once again shows why is a master of historical fiction.
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