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Los amantes bajo el Danubio, novela, Federico Andahazi

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Los amantes bajo el Danubio, novela, Federico Andahazi
Language
spa
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Literary Form
novels
Main title
Los amantes bajo el Danubio
Oclc number
933785135
Responsibility statement
Federico Andahazi
Sub title
novela
Summary
Budapest, 1944. Hanna y Bora se reencuentran muchos an|³os despue|¹s de su doloroso divorcio. Jama|¹s imaginaron que volveri|¹an a convivir en circunstancias tan extremas. Los nazis han ocupado la ciudad y cazan judi|¹os. Bora, un aristocra|¹tico pintor y diploma|¹tico, refugia en el so|¹tano de su casa a su ex mujer y a su actual marido, los dos judi|¹os. Andris es el hombre con quien Hanna lo engan|³o|¹. La trama se desarrolla en dos planos: el del subsuelo y el de la casa, donde Bora vive con Marga, su segunda esposa. Ambos mundos entrara|¹n en un conflicto silencioso que modificara|¹ drama|¹ticamente la vida de los personajes. Mientras Bora recibe la visita diaria de un oficial nazi que quiere ser retratado por el eximio artista, los cautivos encontrara|¹n la salvacio|¹n en el placer. El sexo sera|¹ el vi|¹nculo ma|¹s puro con la vida frente al acecho de la muerteBudapest, 1944. Hanna and Bora reunite years after their painful divorce. They never imagined they would live under such extreme circumstances. The Nazis have occupied the city and hunt Jews. Bora, an aristocratic painter and diplomat, takes refuge in the basement of his house with his ex-wife and her current husband, both Jews. Andris is the man with whom Hanna cheated. The plot unfolds on two levels: the basement and the house where he lives with Marga Bora, his second wife. Both worlds will enter a silent conflict that dramatically change the lives of the characters. While Bora receives daily visits from a Nazi officer who wants to be portrayed by the eminent artist, the captives find salvation in pleasure. Sex is the purest link to life against the stalking of death
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