A Legacy by Sybille Bedford

"A Legacy" is a historical novel that captures the social and political turmoil of early 20th century Germany through the eyes of its protagonist. The story follows a young woman who hails from two distinct families, one being a wealthy Jewish family from Berlin and the other, an aristocratic Catholic family from rural Germany. The narrative provides a detailed account of the protagonist's life, her family's eccentricities, and the eventual downfall of her families amidst the backdrop of the First World War and the Weimar Republic.

The 1332nd greatest book of all time


Published
1956
Nationality
German
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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