Sven Hassel overleden.

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Sven Hassel overleden.

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"A masterpiece," wrote the Chicago Sunday Tribune in 1953, when the Danish writer Sven Hazel had published his first and most famous work, "The Cursed legion."

The story of a Danish soldier's trials and suffering in German service during World War II marked the beginning of a big-selling career as a writer of war literature, and Sven Hazel has, according to its own website sold 53 million. copies through his writing career.

The last sentence in the story of Sven Hazel has been put. The author, who was baptized Børge Willy Radsted Pedersen, died Friday morning at the age of 95 years. It writes Ekstra Bladet.

Even Saw disorders or fanciful

His work first book caused quite a stir when the author claimed that the act was an autobiographical depiction of a Danish soldier's experiences in German uniform. Paper is the soldier's experiences in a German penal regiment.

However, there have subsequently been questioned by several pages on Sven Hazel now had been rolled in penal regiment, and whether it was he himself who wrote the books. But whatever the truth may be, sold his books exceptionally well.

"Cursed Legion," has been for sale in Danish bookstores continuously for 60 years, and in His work Facebook page's greetings to the late author from all parts of the world. Only in England, the Danish author sold 15 million. books.
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Schreef prachtige boeken!
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