- Paperback: 208 pages
- Publisher: Hamish Hamilton Ltd
- Library Number: Fk3
- Status: On Shelf
Set in 1948, in a post-war Germany of demoralization and bankruptcy, this novel describes a crucial few weeks in the life of a young medical student, Michael, who examines both his own conscience and the mentality of the young Germans he meets, particularly the attractive and repellent Jurgen.