This celebrates a river which has been at the centre of the great movements of history, the crucible of a culture that draws on influences of East and West, of Christendom and Islam. The reader accompanies the author along its course, from the Bavarian hills through Austro-Hungary and the Balkans to the Black Sea. In each town he raises the ghosts that inhabit the houses and monuments - Kafka and Freud, Wittgenstein and Marcus Aurelius, Lukacs, Heidegger and Celine, Canetti and Ovid - philosophers, novelists, diplomats and ...

Danube 2016, Vintage Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9781784871314

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Danube 2003, Harvill Press, London

ISBN-13: 9781860466335

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Danube 1997, The Harvill Press, London

ISBN-13: 9781860464676

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Danube 1990, The Harvill Press, London

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Danube 1990, Gallimard Education

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Danube 1989, Collins Harvill Press

ISBN-13: 9780002711555

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