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The Man Without Qualities

Robert Musil

Ulrich has no qualities in the sense that his self-awareness is completely divorced from his abilities. He is drawn into a project, the 'Parallel Campaign', to celebrate the seventieth anniversary of Emperor Franz Joseph's coronation in 1918.

Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 978144721187702
Published: 15/09/2011

Robert Musil

Robert Musil

Robert Musil (1880 - 1942) was an Austrian writer. Trained as an engineer, Musil eventually turned to literature. The unfinished Man Without Qualities is considered his greatest work, and earned him a Nobel Prize nomination.

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