PDF / Epub ✅ The Discovery of Heaven Author Harry Mulisch – Tkcleaningservices.co.uk

The Discovery of Heaven The Discovery Of Heaven Begins With The Meeting Of Onno And Max, Two Complicated Individuals Whom Fate Has Mysteriously And Magically Brought Together, They Share Responsibility For The Birth Of A Remarkable And Radiant Boy Who Embarks On A Mandated Quest That Takes The Reader All Over Europe And To The Land Where All Such Quests Begin And End Abounding In Philosophical, Psychological And Theological Inquiries Yet Laced With Humour That Is As Infectious As It Is Wilful The Discovery Of Heaven Convinces Us That It Just Might Be Possible To Bring Order Into The Chaos Of The World Through A Story. I briefly toyed with giving this two stars, given the degree of difficulty Mulisch takes on in this tome I settled on 1 star because the book pissed me off in so many ways There were the glaring errors begging for a decent editor e.g., the claim that 60 million Jews were killed in WWII, which appears in multiple editions There was the didactic, pedantic explanation of basic science concepts, including those peripheral to the story There was the stasis in which the characters were frozen fo I briefly toyed with giving this two stars, given the degree of difficulty Mulisch takes on in this tome I settled on 1 star because the book pissed me off in so many ways There were the glaring errors begging for a decent editor e.g., the claim that 60 million Jews were killed in WWII, which appears in multiple editions There was the didactic, pedantic explanation of basic science concepts, including those peripheral to the story There was the stasis in which the characters were frozen for the first 600 or so pages, apparently incapable of development despite the passage of decades There was the clumsy conceit of a ridiculously labyrinthine plot and the justification via an angel cum narrator that it was so because the angel i.e It s so uplifting to read a story about 3 gifted, intelligent people in friendship and in love A love triangle and at its center a Watchful EyeAnd then a child is born, with a mission from God, and a very strange Bildungsroman begins, building up to a symbolic de Het enige voordeel dat het boek heeft, is dat het snel uitgelezen is Maar mocht die stapel papier veroorzaakt zijn door een andere schrijver dan Mulisch in een ander taalgebied dat het onze, er zou niets meer van overblijven.Gekunsteld, hoogdravend, houterig, breedsprakerig, betweterig, Magnum Opus my ass De arrogantie van Mulisch kijk eens hoe veel ik weet zie eens hoe handig ik een filosofische roman met een psychologische roman me I wish there was some way I could get all the time I invested in this ridiculous masturbation session of a novel back Wasted almost two weeks of my summer attempting to wade through this self aggrandizing mess of a story and am so annoyed There are few books I start and fail to finish, but this book tested my limits like none before I made it through about 500 pages before realizing that the story wasn t building up to ANYTHING, and that there were entire chapters that were simply vehicles I wish there was some way I could get all the time I invested in this ridiculous masturbation session of a novel back Wasted almost two weeks of my summer attempting to wade through this self aggrandizing mess of a story and am so annoyed There are few boo

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