Most interesting. Some parts hard to get through but you must persevere, it's worth it if you want the knowledge this book
I was nudged to seek out and read this Milorad Pavic novel by Serbian artist Milorad Stanojev aka Sirajski who shared with me that Pavic's novel is a major influence on Sirajski's... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Vesna Rafaty
Original way to write history of disappeared nation. Original way to write a book.
And to let your brain flow in great imagination of old worlds.
You know how most of the novels have to be read from the beginning to the end, in a specific and tedious order. Well, this book does not follow that rule. Read morePublished on November 7, 2010 by Vanesa
When can a dictionary become a beautiful, strange, lyrical postmodern novel? When it's written by a beautiful, strange, lyrical postmodern Slavic poet. Read morePublished on June 3, 2010 by Jeremy Garber
In case any of the reviews intimidate you from reading the book, let me tell you that it is not that hard to read. It's FUN to read! Read morePublished on August 25, 2009 by J. Stults
A pleasant effort to read: a masterpiece of magickal literature
Milorad Pavic, born 1929 in Belgrade, is a noted Serbian poet, prose writer, translator, and historian... Read more
This is truly one of the best books ever about eastern European history. It has a unique style. It's postmodern book and it can be best described as hyperlinked dictionary or... Read morePublished on January 14, 2008 by somebody