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14.01.2020

A Bell for Adano | Book Club

Kdy: 2020-01-14 16:00 - 2020-01-14 17:00
Kde: Americké centrum, Tržiště 13, Praha 1 – Malá Strana
Vstup: volný


It tells the story of an Italian-American officer in Sicily during World War II who wins the respect and admiration of the people of the town of Adano by helping them find a replacement for the town bell that Fascists had melted down for rifle barrels.  A Bell for Adano was published in 1944 and won the Pulitzer Price in 1945,  hailed as a classic war novel.  As we celebrate the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II this year, come join us for a fascinating look into the human face of the war.  

In English.