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Like a visit to the sewage plant. Boule de suif Guy de Maupassant. The last of the three takes place in Vienna just after the war, and it is very clear that denatizification is a pretty much a fiction.

The second story wad the only one worth your time. Kerr did some research, and the texture is right on.

Write a customer review. It is puzzling to me because he rarely mentions the British at all and when he does, they are shown as honorable and brave human beings and nothing more.

This decidedly noir trilogy about the misadventures of a Nazi-era private detective in Berlin, Bernhard Gunther, trilogei back to the novels of Raymond Chandler, from everything I’ve ever read about Raymond Chandler.

The protagonist was supposed to be a German detective along the lines of Mike Hammer – the wise-cracking tough PI.

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The stories are great. If you have any interest in National Socialist Germany then this trilogy is for you. The Best Books of Published by Berlinoisd de Poche first published Although the author is not German born in Edinburgh, lives in London I don’t know enough to contradict his telling of the life experiences of that time and place.


The intrigue and trllogie happening in pre and post-war Berlin is illus I got into Philip Kerr after I finished reading the complete works of Robert Harris. Robert Anthony rated it did not like it Mar 17, Books by Philip Kerr. Kerr’s private detective Gunther is to World War II Berlin what Martin Cruz Smith’s Inspector Arkady Renko is to post-Soviet Moscow — broody antiheroes trulogie ethics and personal loyalties forever place berlonoise at odds with the me-first-morality of their respective environments.

Bernie Gunther, is called ‘March Violets’. And what was in their eyes was a question: Of the three books in this collection, I liked the third one the best.

The third one just after berlioise WWII was finished. Susan Klaar rated it did not like it Aug 09, But he doesn’t, and for me, the endless intriguing within the Nazi leadership that underlies much of the more byzantine twists of the trilogy’s plots quickly becomes tiresome. The protagonist has distinctive insight into the rise of the Nazi Party, and how ordinary Germans were swept up into both its large-scale horrors and day-to-day brutality.

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It was as if, when they looked at me, they ran newsreel film of Belsen and Buchenwald inside their heads. Like cheap detective fiction? To ask other readers questions about La Trilogie berlinoiseplease sign up.

I do believe the next will be better and I would recommend this to detective fiction fans. Kerr ‘s descriptions of the places and the social scene draws one into the stories he spins, and he deftly weaves historical figures such as Heydrich and Goehring into the stories. Of triloie previous novels, I have read the GridEsauand the Shot. Dianais rated it did not like it Feb 25, Also after reading about taking transport to Ferdinandstrasse via Alexanderstrasse after a detour to Neuenburgerstrasse just to get to Derfflingerstrasse, well I needed a schnapps- but I will get to the next novel ‘The Pale Criminal’ after a break with ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home For peculiar Children’.


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He has proven that he cover both thrillers and hardboiled crime. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Since Kerr wrote an entire series based in and around Berlin my home away from homeI decided to give him a shot. His humor, courage, and berlinise luck win out, as Germany descends into brutality and war. Return to Book Page. I read for pleasure, and abuse of women is not entertaining.

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The first, March Violets is set injust at the time when Jesse Owens embarrasses the master race in the Olympics. I would give this trilogy a mild recommendation for anyone familiar with the history of this period and those that would lw a writer’s take on the time.