Karel Čapek

War with the Newts

(This Edition Published)

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Author Karel Čapek
Imprint Berkley Medallion Books
Publisher Berkley Publishing Corporation
Copyright Holder Karel Čapek
Copyright Renewed By G. P. Putnam's Sons
Translated by M. & R. Weatherall
Published in/by Arrangement with G. P. Putnam's Sons
Introduction by Lewis Gannett
Date
Copyright
Copyright Renewed
This Edition Published
Identifying Codes
Catalog Number D3168
SBN 425-03168-3
Impression/Printing No. 2
Price $1.50
Format Mass-Market Paperback
Publication Location United States
Genre
Page Count 241 pages
Language English
Original Language Czech
Original Title Válka S Mloky
Dimensions
(H × W × D)
Chapters Introduction by Lewis Gannett . . iv
First Book: Andrias Scheuchzeri
1. The Strange Behavior Of Captain van Toch . . 3
2. Mr. Golombek And Mr, Valenta . . 15
3. G. H. Bondy And His Fellow Countryman . . 23
4. Captain van Toch's Business Enterprise . . 33
5. Captain J. van Toch And His Trained Lizards . . 40
6. The Yacht On The Lagoon . . 46
7. The Yacht On The Lagoon -- Continued . . 57
8. Andrias Scheuchzeri . . 67
9. Andrew Scheuchzer . . 72
10. Country Fair in New Strašecí . . 79
11. Men-Lizards . . 84
12. The Salamander Syndicate . .90

Appendix: Of The Sexual Life Of The Newts . .

Second Book: Along The Steps Of Civilization
1. Mr. Povondra Reads The Papers . . 111
2. Along The Steps Of Civilization (The Annals Of The Newts) . . 115
3. Mr. Povondra Reads The Newspapers Again . .172

Third Book: War With The Newts
1. The Massacre On The Cocos Islands . . 179
2. The Clash In Normandy . . 184
3. The Incident In The Channel . . 189
4. Der Nordmolch . . 193
5. Wolf Meynert Writes His Masterpiece . . 197
6. X's Warning . . 202
7. Earthquake In Louisiana . . 209
8. The Chief Salamander Presents His Demands . . 214
9. The Conference At Vaduz . . 218
10. Mr. Povondra Takes It Upon Himself . . 228
11. The Author Talks With Himself . . 235

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