The Land of Green Plums

by Herta Muller and Michael Hofmann

The Land of Green Plums

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In Romania at the height of Ceausescu's reign, several young people leave the impoverished provinces for the city in search of better prospects, but they must face betrayal, suicide, and the reality that even the strongest must bend to the oppressors or resist and die.

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