ANNA FUNDER STASILAND PDF
Stasiland by Anna Funder is a book about individuals who resisted the East German regime, and others who worked for its secret police, the Stasi. Funder’s Stasiland tells stories of people who heroically resisted the communist dictatorship of East Germany, and of people who. Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall [Anna Funder] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. “Stasiland demonstrates that great.
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European History 20th Century History: Description Inthe Berlin Wall fell; staisland afterwards the two Germanies reunited, and East Germany ceased to exist. In Stasiland, winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize, Anna Funder tells extraordinary tales from the underbelly of the former East Germany, a country where the headquarters of the secret police can become a museum literally overnight, and one in fifty East Germans were informing on their stzsiland and women.
She meets Miriam, who as a sixteen-year-old might have started the Third World War, visits the man who painted the line which became the Berlin Wall and gets drunk with the legendary ‘Mik Jegger’ of the East, who the authorities once declared – to his face – to ‘no longer exist’.
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Review quote “By turns funny, heartbreaking, and stirring. There is no denying Funder’s journalistic talents. She has worked as an international lawyer and a radio and television producer.
In she was writer-in-residence at the Australia Centre in Potsdam. She lives in Sydney with her husband and family.
The spy’s the limit
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