War with the newts / Karel Capek.
Publication year: 2010
Publisher: London : Penguin,
ISBN: 9780141192703 (pbk.) : 0141192704 (pbk.) :
This is a darkly humorous commentary on the cruelty and venality of man, the folly of exploitation, and the seeds of conflict. As Europe moved ever closer to the Second World War, the allegory within War With the Newts was proved savagely right.
Translated from the Czech.
Original title: Válka s mloky. English
Series: Central European classics
448 p. ; 20 cm.
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