Talk:Time's Arrow (novel)

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Content of Novel[edit]

My reading of the book is years past but my truthful impression is not as such as told on the current page. I believe the relevance of holocaust should not be focal on introducing the content of the novel. Where is the love story of Irene? And the personal struggle? Someone who has a fresh memory of the read is welcome to contribute. MarkBeer 07:45, 15 January 2006 (UTC)

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BetacommandBot (talk) 17:47, 13 February 2008 (UTC)

Spoiler[edit]

The fact that the main character is a holocaust doctor is a surprise two thirds of the way through the book. I think there should be a spoiler alert on this page, but I'm not sure what the preferred format is for those. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Majorb42 (talkcontribs) 19:09, 9 March 2008 (UTC)

Links[edit]

I think the review that's linked to this entry is a particularly poor one (positive but shallow, little analytical traction). Anybody have links to a better one? Maybe a spectrum of quality reviews that capture a range of responses? 35.10.88.218 (talk) 20:56, 27 March 2008 (UTC)

Plot summary reversal[edit]

It might have been better to describe the plot in normal time. Saying that the character went to Poland in reverse time (i.e., he fled Poland as a war criminal) just confuses the reader of the summary. CharlesTheBold (talk) 02:22, 7 July 2009 (UTC)

Hier ist kein warum[edit]

Does it strike anyone else as a little strange that this is the same line spoken by the guard in Primo Levi's, If This Is a Man ?