Essays Tagged: "Steenwijk"

Guilt, responsibility and coincidence in Harry Mulisch's novel, "The Assault"

them. Then the two inhabitants of the house went out, took the corpse and moved it in front of the Steenwijk's house, Anton's family home. Anton's brother decided to go out to move the body somewhere ... s Karin Korteweg, the one who together with her father, moved the dead body from their house to the Steenwijk's house. All these meetings will help him to find out what really happened and why.This no ...

(8 pages) 2395 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Good or Evil: Lack of Dichotomy in Harry Mulisch’s The Assault

Lack of Dichotomy in Harry Mulisch's The AssaultThe Assault by Harry Mulisch begins when the entire Steenwijk family, except for the youngest son, Anton, is murdered in retribution for the assassinati ... th. Eventually, characters are introduced throughout the novel who could arguably be blamed for the Steenwijks' deaths. These include Truus Coster and Cor Takes, resistance fighters who commit the ass ...

(6 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors