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The Rat Ship

Fiction Ernst Weiss
Translated from the German by Joel Rotenberg

If I am to explain how, because of my father, I became the person I am, I must begin with the story of my father, with the man who had a determining influence on my youth.

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No. 05

No. 05


​Ernst Weiss produced some dozen novels and many other writings. His novel Georg Letham: Physician and Murderer was published by Archipelago Books. 


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