The Rock Blaster (Unabridged‪)‬

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Beschreibung des Verlags

At three p.m. on a Saturday afternoon in 1911, Oskar Johansson is caught in a blast in an industrial accident. The local newspaper reports him dead, but they are mistaken.  

Because Oskar Johansson is a born survivor.  

Though crippled, Oskar finds the strength to go on living and working. The Rock Blaster charts his long professional life - his hopes and dreams, sorrows and joys. His relationship with the woman whose love saved him, with the labour movement that gave him a cause to believe in, and with his children, who do not share his ideals.  

Henning Mankell's first published novel is steeped in the burning desire for social justice that informed his best-selling crime novels. Remarkably assured for a debut, it is written with scalpel-like precision, at once poetic and insightful in its depiction of a true working-class hero.  

Translated from the Swedish by George Goulding.

GENRE
Belletristik
ERZÄHLER:IN
SB
Sean Barrett
SPRACHE
EN
Englisch
DAUER
04:21
Std. Min.
ERSCHIENEN
2020
14. Februar
VERLAG
MacLehose Press
PRÄSENTIERT VON
Audible.de
GRÖSSE
213,4
 MB