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Book is a touching story of one man's experience when the Germans invade his town in Haarlem . He is a young boy when he sees his family and his home destroyed. Read morePublished 2 months ago by linda j. lusskin
God this book was boring! It was a book club selection, and I still couldn't get through itPublished 3 months ago by Carter Shackelford
An interesting story, but the author doesn't, in my opinion, succeed in building the drama very successfully. There are some rather obvious comments (e.g. Read morePublished 5 months ago by California grandma
An intriguing novel in many ways: Dealing with the traumatic events of an evening at the end of World War Two on a 12 year old in Amsterdam, the events are graphic but the reasons... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Robin Helweg Larsen
I did not learn until last month that Dutch author Harry Mulisch died in late November 2010, but even though The Assault is the only Mulisch book I have read, the news that he is... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Sam Sattler
A disappointment...I purchased this book as a book club selection. I truly enjoy all types of World War II historical fiction. Read morePublished 7 months ago by nursesea
In one respect, this is another guilty, brooding, Northern European existentialist take on the aftermath of World War II and, a little obliquely, the Holocaust. Read morePublished 8 months ago by JKM