The silent angel / Heinrich Böll ; translated by Breon Mitchell. Böll, Heinrich, 1917-1985, author.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 1994.
viii, 182 pages ; 22 cm
A German soldier returns home at the end of World War II. The novel follows him through the ruins of Cologne, searching for the widow of a man who died in his place. This was the Nobel Prize winner's first novel, only now translated into English.