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Horaz, der Wehrmachtsgeneral und sein Kidnapper

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Wieland Freund

Kriegsheld und Philhellene: Zum Tod des britischen Schriftstellers Patrick Leigh Fermor, der nach Konstantinopel wanderte, als Europa im Sterben lag.

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Der Major und der General zitieren Horaz

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Er wandert von den Niederlanden bis Konstantinopel

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Einer der letzten Renaissancemenschen

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Er schrieb nur einen einzigen Roman

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Mit 90 lernte Fermor Schreibmaschine

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"Tausend Regenschirme über tausend Bowlerhüten"

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