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|Title||:||The Little Town Where Time Stood Still|
|Number of Pages||:||319|
|Category||:||Fiction, Czech literature, Literature|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Little Town Where Time Stood Still Includes i The Little Town Where Time Stood Still i and i Cutting It Short i .
In the s Europe is tangoing to the tune of a new age but in rural Czechoslovakia Maryska dances to a rhythm all her own In a town dominated by a somber municipal brewery she is a colorful and rather alarming apparition speeding through the quiet village on her bicycle her long tempestuous hair billowing behind her Not even her husband Francin the brewery manager can control her as Maryska shocks the populace with her scandalous behavior and incurs the disapproval of a proper little town that is blissfully unaware of the cataclysmic world events into which it is about to be engulfed As World War II draws to a close and communism looms on the horizon Maryska and her town appear to have survived unscathed But subtle changes begin to appear in Maryska and her family and most noticeably at the brewery where the new political order creates tensions that tear through the social fabric of the town in ways that Maryska in her wildest days could not possibly have imagined The two linked narratives brought together in The Little Town Where Time Stood Still comprise Bohumil Hrabal s poignant and witty evocation of the passing of an era and display a master writer at the height of his powers as he creates in an enchanting fictional work an elegy for a nation that is no more