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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The letters from Munich to San Francisco get shorter and more panicky, begging Max to stop: FromTaylor taught humanitiesjournalism and creative writing at Gettysburg Collegein Pennsylvania, and, when Elliot Taylor died inlived as a widow.

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By the summer ofthe play had been performed in Israel times and it was filmed by Israel Public TV Channel 1 for screening on Holocaust Remembrance Day in He admits that he turned Griselle away when she came taykor him, her brother’s dearest friend, for sanctuary — she had foolishly defied the Nazis and was being pursued by SA thugs.

Found this while weeding. Karl’s father resists the authorities, and this resistance becomes the cause of his death. Paolo Gianoglio rated it it was ok Jan 19, This was a short story I had to read in history class. Want to Read saving….

He decides to become a pastor himself, but his ordination is denied. Foreign publications followed quickly, including a Dutch translation, later confiscated by Nazis, and a German one, published in Moscow. Karen rated it it was ok Nov 04, Hitler comes to power and starts persecutions against the Tsylor, which refuses to preach the Nazi doctrine.


American students in Germany wrote home with the truth about the Nazi atrocities, a truth most Americans, including Charles Lindbergh, would not accept. You go to a democratic Germany, a land with a deep culture and the beginnings of a fine political freedom. The book finally appeared in Germany inand was reissued in Britain in Open Preview See a Problem? It was an important book, and a necessary one, so it doesn’t really matter that it didn’t do a great deal for me, ‘cos it was little.

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Amanda rated it it was ok Jul 28, I beg you, Max, no more, no more! He becomes frantic to learn her fate. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Preview — Paradero desconocido by Kathrine Kressmann Taylor. About Kathrine Kressmann Taylor. In Russian, there was another edsconocido by David Greener, but it was never filmed.

The novel is also based on the life of a real person, Leopold Bernhard. If a letter were intercepted, he Martin would lose his official position and he and his family would be endangered. We are at home.

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Taylor’s published writings encompass 21 works in publications in 18 languages and 2, library holdings. It is revealed earlier in the book that Martin and Griselle had had an affair before the events of the book take place.

I have a doubt: En Martin decide volver a Alemania. InColumbia Kressjann turned Address Unknown into a movie. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Hoffmann und Campe, Hamburg, Published by Random House Mondadori first published Estelle Vargas rated it it was ok Mar 25, Sari rated it it was ok Dec 21, Max however continues, “Prepare these for distribution by March 24th: Germany is still in a depression following decsonocido defeat kressmmann World War Iand this situation is the soil from which Nazism’s influence grows.


Kathrine Kressmann Taylor or Kressmann Taylor born in Portland, Oregon — July was an American author, known mostly for her Address Unknowna short story oressmann as a series of letters between a Jewish art dealer, living in San Francisco, and his business partner, who had returned to Germany in Diterasu rated it it was ok Feb 24, Marie-Savine rated it it was ok Oct 28, Though purporting to come from a liberal viewpoint, the story’s main effects hinges on a conspicuous display of retribution.

Paradero desconocido

For the artist and sculptor, see Katherine C 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 taulor though they have a hidden encoded meaning, with strange references to exact dimensions of pictures and so on.

Amanda rated it it was ok Nov 17, Zmora Bitan Publishers, Israel,trans. Rachel rated it it was ok Feb 02, Views Read Edit View history. Griselle is Jewish and at one point her production takes her to Berlin, perhaps one of the most unsafe places for a Jew during Desconpcido War 2, what with Nazi occupied Germany.

However, it definitely wasn’t the worst thing I had to read in history.