The 25th HOUR ( The Electrifying Story of a Man in the Twenty Fifth Hour) Basis for the MGM Movie Masterpiece Starring Anthony Quinn = ENGLISH Language Edition

Gheorghiu, C. Virgil. ( Translated from the Romanian by Rita Eldon)

Published by Pocket Books / Kangaroo / Simon & Schuster Pub, 1967
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357 pages. An acclaimed book, originally published in French Language. RARE in this excellent English translation. Explore the unique tragic & beautiful universe of C. Virgil Gheorghiu (Romanian priest who fled the Communist take over of his country). The visionary thoughts on Trajan, the poet who envisioned the coming world of machines. Basis for one of the Greatest Anti-War Films of All Time, an overlooked & forgotten Masterpiece. "This is 'One of the most poignant indictments of man's inhumanity to man that has ever been put on paper.' Already a classic, this remarkable work is a testament to the indomitable spirit of man. The people you meet in this story will remain in your memory. You will have felt the terror of their ordeals, the ecstasy of their loves, and the hard jolt of their coming to terms with 'The 25th Hour'" The agony of a Rumanian peasant during World War II. He is falsely accused of being a Jew, conscripted for Nazi slave labor camp, and later is used as a rare example of the pure Aryan, for which he has to face the Nuremburg trials. >>> MGM motion picture starring Anthony Quinn (in one the greatest performances of his esteemed career) along with Virna Lisi. Translated from the Romanian by Rita Eldon. RARE in the ENGLISH Language edition; Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: The 25th HOUR ( The Electrifying Story of a ...
Publisher: Pocket Books / Kangaroo / Simon & Schuster Pub
Publication Date: 1967
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Second Edition.

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