by Louis Calaferte
translated by Austryn Wainhouse
Northwestern University Press, 1999
Cloth: 978-0-8101-6032-3 | Paper: 978-0-8101-6068-2
Library of Congress Classification PQ2663.A389C4713 1999
Dewey Decimal Classification 843.914

In C'est la guerre Louis Calaferte presents the World War II--from the moment its outbreak is announced to the public through the unprecedented disaster that ensues, and through France's liberation in 1945--as it registers itself in the ever more isolated consciousness of a young, nameless boy.