Publications
To Their Downfall, Eyes Wide Shut. About the Books of Thomas Rosenboom
0 Comments
For subscribers

To Their Downfall, Eyes Wide Shut. About the Books of Thomas Rosenboom

(Jeroen Vullings) The Low Countries - 2001, № 9, pp. 212-218

This is an article from our print archives. Please be patient as we have to scan it

Thomas Rosenboom's approach to the historical novel is quite unlike that of his Dutch colleagues. His work embodies the difference between a real historical novel and the old-fashioned biographical romance. What stays in mind after reading his books is not the thoroughly crafted scenery, the historical background, but the powerful image of the troubled inner man who is often the anti-hero in his novels. (with a translated extract from ‘Public Works')

Continue reading?

The article you want to access is behind a paywall. You can purchase this article or subscribe to access all the low countries articles.

€3

€4/month

€40/year

Sign in

Register or sign in to read or purchase an article.

Sorry

You are visiting this website through a public account.
This allows you to read all articles, but not buy any products.

Important to know


When you subscribe, you give permission for an automatic re-subscription. You can stop this at any time by contacting philippe.vanwalleghem@onserfdeel.be.