Buy PARADERO DESCONOCIDO by KRESSMANN TAYLOR (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on. Kathrine Kressmann Taylor or Kressmann Taylor was an American author, known mostly for her Address Unknown (), a short story written as a series of . Dramatizes the Nazi persecution of the Jews in through a series of letters between an American Jewish art dealer in San Francisco and his German friend.

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Preview — Paradero desconocido by Kathrine Kressmann Taylor. After a gap of about a month, Max starts writing to Martin at home, carrying only what looks like business and remarks about the weather, but writing as though they have a hidden encoded meaning, with strange references to exact dimensions of pictures and so on.

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Martin, a gentile, returns with his family to Germany, exhilarated by the advances in the old country since the humiliation of the Great War. Diterasu rated it it was ok Feb 24, The film director and production designer was William C. This page was last edited on 3 Novemberat American students in Germany wrote home with the truth about the Nazi atrocities, a truth most Americans, including Charles Lindbergh, would not accept.

In Russian, there was another screenplay by David Greener, but it was never filmed. This was a short story I had to read in history class. In it was brought to the Soho Theatre in London. For the actress, see Katherine Taylor.

Paradero desconocido by Kathrine Kressmann Taylor (2 star ratings)

InColumbia Pictures turned Address Unknown into a movie. The Kibbutz Theatre Company produced the play and actors. April Perry rated it it was ok Jan 13, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


Einstein, you evil genius. He admits that he turned Griselle away when she came to him, her brother’s dearest friend, for sanctuary — she had foolishly defied the Nazis and was being pursued by SA thugs. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving….

Valentine rated it it was ok May 24, Thanks for telling us about the problem. Angie Fehl Griselle is a stage actress whose show takes her across Europe. Open Preview See a Problem? Premi Llibreter de narrativa Nominee In Israel, the Hebrew edition was a best-seller and was adapted for the stage.

The story is told entirely in letters between them, from to Fraternity brothers thought it would be funny to send them letters making fun of Hitler, and the visiting students wrote back, “Stop it. Thank you so much. Works by Kathrine Kressmann Taylor. Negar Abbaspoor rated it it was tayolr Oct 30, Jonathan desconociod it it was ok Apr 06, Martin responds on bank stationery less likely to be inspected and tells Max his sister is dead. The correct translation of “Adressat” is “addressee,” not “address”; which is much more in keeping with the plot of the story.

Germany is still in a depression following its defeat in World War Iand this kress,ann is the soil from which Nazism’s influence grows. Return to Book Page. However, it definitely wasn’t the worst thing I had to read in history.

Paradero desconocido

Valentina rated it it was ok Jan 10, For the artist and sculptor, see Katherine C Taylor. Hitler comes to power and starts persecutions against the Church, which refuses to preach the Nazi doctrine. An obvious and mechanical piece paraddero epistolary fiction, published just before the outbreak of WWII.


I didn’t really like it, so I rated it two stars.

As both the editor and her husband deemed the story “too strong to appear under the name of a woman”, she took on the pseudonym Kressman Taylor, which she used for the rest of her professional life. In the Hebrew text was adapted for the stage by Avi Malka.

Max continues to write regardless when his own sister, Griselle, an actress in Berlin, goes missing. Sari rated it it was ok Dec 21, Published by Random House Mondadori first published Amanda rated it it was ok Jul 28, Foreign publications tzylor quickly, including a Dutch translation, later confiscated by Nazis, and a German one, published in Moscow.

Karl, in his turn, continues his father’s struggle and takes a stand against the Nazi takeover of the Church. Rubens 12 by 77, blue; Giotto 1 bygreen and white; Poussin 20 by 90, kressmxnn and white. I beg you, Max, no more, no more! Address Unknown was performed as a stage play in France,in Israel from where it still runs and at the Promenade Theater in New York in The book finally appeared in Germany inand was reissued in Britain in About Kathrine Kressmann Taylor.

You go to a gaylor Germany, a land with a deep culture and the beginnings of a fine political freedom. The letters refer to “our grandmother” and imply that Martin is also Jewish.