Fatherland Test | Final Test - Hard

Robert Harris (novelist)
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Xavier buy Charlie?

2. What is playing on the radio after Henry arrives?

3. What colour is Charlie's lighter?

4. In which station is the supposed body of Martin Luther found?

5. What images does Xavier try to fill his mind with?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Examine the author's writing style. How would you describe the author's prose style? What kind of vocabulary does he use? What meaning does the author's style give to the story?

Essay Topic 2

From your own knowledge of the Second World War, do you find Harris' storyline plausible? What are the potential faults in his alternate history? Are there any significant changes that you would make?

Essay Topic 3

The author wrote Fatherland in the third person. Why do you think the author chose to write the story in the third person? How do you think the meaning of the story would change if the author wrote it in the first person?

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