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The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum

(1974)
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FROM THE WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE FOR LITERATUREKatharina Blum is pretty, bright, hard-working and at the centre of a big city scandal when she falls in love with a young radical on the run from the police. Portrayed by the city's leading newspaper as a whore, a communist and an atheist, she becomes the target of anonymous phone calls and sexual threats. Blum's life is systematically undone by the distortions of a corrupt press, concerned only with presenting the most salacious story., This is a chilling and unforgettable novel from a Nobel Prize-winning writer.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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January 2000 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Lost Honour of Katharina Blum (Transaction Large Print)
Author(s): Heinrich Boll
ISBN: 1-56000-463-0 / 978-1-56000-463-9 (USA edition)
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Paperback Editions

December 2019 : UK Paperback

Title: The Lost Honour of Katharina Blum (Penguin Modern Classics Translated Texts S.)
Author(s): Heinrich Boll
ISBN: 0-14-118406-X / 978-0-14-118406-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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December 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum
Author(s): Heinrich Boll
ISBN: 1-4128-1276-3 / 978-1-4128-1276-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Transaction Large Print
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September 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum (Penguin Classics)
Author(s): Heinrich Boll
ISBN: 0-14-310540-X / 978-0-14-310540-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books
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November 1993 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Lost Honour Of Katharina Blum (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): Heinrich Boll
ISBN: 0-7493-9898-1 / 978-0-7493-9898-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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June 1994 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum
Author(s): Heinrich Boll
ISBN: 0-07-006429-6 / 978-0-07-006429-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Penguin USA (Paper)
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