Contemporary history of Luxembourg

This Hard Minett Land. Texte über Luxemburgs Süden, inspiriert von Bruce-Springsteen-Songs. Mit Illustrationen von Dan Altmann

This book is an invitation to a very special voyage of discovery through Luxembourg's south: around forty Luxembourgish, German, French, Italian, Belgian writers and historians have been inspired by Bruce Springsteen's songs and have written texts about the Luxembourg-Lorraine iron ore basin, "de Minett", and about those who live and have lived there, were born there or immigrated there, worked there, loved there, dreamed there, hoped, struggled, succeeded - or failed. By creating fictitious stories "based on true events" or real stories, the stories of the heroes of "This Hard Minett Land", "struggling to do everything right" (Bruce Springsteen, "Brilliant Disguise"). The texts in German, English, French and Luxembourgish are accompanied by illustrations of the Luxembourg artist Dan Altmann.

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