Joseph Roth was born in 1894 in a small Galician town on the eastern borders of the Hapsburg Empire. After serving in the Austro-Hungarian army from 1916 to 1918, he worked as a journalist in Vienna and in Berlin. He died in Paris in 1939, leaving behind thirteen novels as well as many stories and essays.
Im Buch Hiob in der Bibel muss dieser zahlreiche Schicksalsschläge erdulden – bis er schließlich Erlösung findet. Joseph Roth erzählt in seinem Roman vom modernen Hiob – dem Toralehrer Mendel Singer, dessen Glaube an Gott immer wieder auf härtest... SEE MORE