Quotes by Inga Clendinnen

"The children were kept by the priests for some weeks before their deaths (those kindergartens of doomed infants are difficult to contemplate)."
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"The magic here is not spectacular courage in one or two battles but the glamour of commitment to death at the peak of youth and beauty: the poignancy of the exhib-itionistic narcissism of youth determined once and for all on magnificent expenditure rather than slow wasting and remorseless physical deterioration."
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"...now I know how I want death to come to me strolling in the slanting rain of light … I will say to Death, 'A moment, friend.' And then: 'I'm ready now."
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Books by Inga Clendinnen

  • Reading the Holocaust
  • 141 ratings
  • May 2nd 2002 by Cambridge University Press

    (first published January 1st 1999)

  • True Stories
  • 19 ratings
  • January 1st 1999 by ABC Enterprises(Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Inga Clendinnen
  • Inga Clendinnen

  • Date of birth: August 17, 1934
  • Died: September 08, 2016
  • Born: in Geelong, Australia.

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