peace demonstration of November 1981, German occupation of the Netherlands, the Netherlands in WWII, the Netherlands in World War Two, the Netherlands in the Second World War, Second World War, De aanslag, The Assault, The Assault by Harry Mulisch, History and time in Harry Mulisch's The Assault, anisochronic narrative, sextants, Greek tragedy, historical novels, historische romans,

The Five Forms of Time in the Historical Novel The Assault by Harry Mulisch

The Assault by Harry Mulisch is structured as a Greek tragedy. At this level the novel is a timeless epic. The element of time plays an important role in most of Mulisch's work. To him, a writer deals with time in many different ways ... Read More