The Islander: A Biography of Halld[r Laxness

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The Islander: A Biography of Halld[r Laxness - Halldor, and Gudmundsson, Halldor, and Halldor Gumundsson

Halldor Laxness won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1955. During his life, which spanned nearly the entire century, he not only wrote 60 books, but also became an active participant in Europe's idealistic debates and struggles. In the 1930s, Laxness became attracted to Soviet communism. He traveled widely in the Soviet Bloc and, despite ... Read More

The Islander: A Biography of Halld[r Laxness 2008, Maclehose Press Quercus, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781847242846

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