The son of a general in the pre-war Hungarian army, Ádám
Topporczy had enjoyed a golden youth. Family estates, Transylvanian
maids, a free-and-easy life among the chattering classes of
Budapest, an affair with a famous actress,…
From drawing-room anti-Semitism to Auschwitz and beyond.
Had I written an essay such might have been my title. But I've
a novel, and the novelist embeds himself in history and life to
tell a tale. A tale, even if it's…