Pumafish expands the classic elements of a World War Two thriller into a harrowing exploration of the shadow realm between reality and insanity, romance and obsession, set against the backdrop of a brutal Arctic environment. Norwegian scientist Orjan Ulvskog has been forced into service at the secret Nazi weather station on the Spitsbergen Archipelago close to the North Pole. Suspecting him as an enemy collaborator, his Norwegian countrymen refuse to rescue Orjan after the German surrender in 1945, leaving him abandoned and isolated as the long polar night descends. Only the memory of his fateful love for the married Rebekka La Roche, who may have been murdered as a Jew under the Nazi terror, keeps him from madness and gives him the strength to survive his ordeal.q... to slow us down. Sailors stood on the prow keeping watch ... I gave the captain some final instructions regarding the precise location of the station and the course to take along the eastern coast of Nordaustland and into the fjord. Early on theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Pumafish - Abandoned in the Arctic|
|Author||:||Leif Anders Runaberg|
|Publisher||:||FriesenPress - 2014-02|