If you are looking for facts and post war history, read Toni Judt's other book, Post War. This book is a collection of essays about Judt's experiences growing up and living in... Read morePublished 2 months ago by J. P. Townsend
Very, very good read about Tony's progressing and harrowing disease, and of his many experiences throughout life.Published 3 months ago by Susana Conde
The first rule of a good essay is that it must be honest, and Judt is thoroughly honest, not confessional --- honest. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Claudia Geagan
A pleasure to read. I savored every word even the ones I had to look up!
A fabulous read.
A bit of bio from Judt. A must read if you love his books.Published 10 months ago by Bernadette Hackett
Tony Judt, although confined to his bed and at night an iron lung, unable to move and eventually to speak as he awaited his death, never lost his mind, in any sense. Read morePublished 13 months ago by ilovevt
An awesome and awe-inspiring book. The author demonstrates enormous courage in the face of the unimaginable horror of his encroaching disease (ALS) and manages to write calmly,... Read morePublished 14 months ago by D. C. Carrad