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Charles Bukowski: Factotum, Barfly, Ganz Normal Verrckt, Die Charles-Bukowski-Tapes, Bukowski: Born Into This, Faktotum Bücher Gruppe

Charles Bukowski: Factotum, Barfly, Ganz Normal Verrckt, Die Charles-Bukowski-Tapes, Bukowski: Born Into This, Faktotum

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Published July 28th 2010
ISBN : 9781158927937
Paperback
40 pages
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Kapitel: Factotum, Barfly, Ganz Normal Verruckt, Die Charles-Bukowski-Tapes, Bukowski: Born Into This, Faktotum, Charles-Bukowski-Gesellschaft. Aus Wikipedia. Nicht dargestellt. Auszug: Henry Charles Bukowski, born Heinrich Karl Bukowski, (August 16,MoreKapitel: Factotum, Barfly, Ganz Normal Verruckt, Die Charles-Bukowski-Tapes, Bukowski: Born Into This, Faktotum, Charles-Bukowski-Gesellschaft. Aus Wikipedia. Nicht dargestellt. Auszug: Henry Charles Bukowski, born Heinrich Karl Bukowski, (August 16, 1920 - March 9, 1994) was an American poet, novelist, and short story writer. Bukowskis writing was heavily influenced by the geography and atmosphere of his home city of Los Angeles, and is marked by an emphasis on the ordinary lives of poor Americans, the act of writing, alcohol, relationships with women, and the drudgery of work. A prolific author, Bukowski wrote thousands of poems, hundreds of short stories, and six novels, eventually having over 60 books in print. In 1986 Time called Bukowski a laureate of American lowlife. Charles Bukowski was born in Andernach, Germany to Heinrich Bukowski and Katharina Fett. His mother was a native German who met his father, a German-American serviceman, after World War I had ended. Bukowskis parents were Roman Catholic. He often said that he had been conceived out of wedlock- Andernach records show that his parents married a month prior to his birth. After the collapse of the German economy following the First World War, the family moved to the United States in 1923, originally settling in Baltimore, Maryland. To sound more American, Bukowskis parents began calling him Henry and altered the pronunciation of the family name from Boo-kov-ski () to Boo-cow-ski (- the surname is of Slavic origin). After saving money, the family moved to South Los Angeles in 1930, where his fathers family lived. During Bukowskis childhood, his father was often unemployed, and Bukowski claimed that his father was violent, later described in his novel Ham on Rye. During his youth Bukowski was socially inept and withdrawn - a condition later exacerbated by an extreme case of acne. In his early teens Bukowski had an epiphany when he was introduced to alcoh...http: //booksllc.net/?l=d