Apr 15, 2021
The Stronger Sex
Posted by Hans Werner Kettenbach Anthea Bell AntheaBell

Young lawyer Alexander Zabel has been pressured by the head of his law practice into defending the indefensible a lying, power obsessed adulterer and ruthless industrialist accused of wrongfully dismissing his assistant and mistress She is thirty four he, seventy eight a despot who has always had his way, now wheelchair bound and dying of cancer Alex must deal with aYoung lawyer Alexander Zabel has been pressured by the head of his law practice into defending the indefensible a lying, power obsessed adulterer and ruthless industrialist accused of wrongfully dismissing his assistant and mistress She is thirty four he, seventy eight a despot who has always had his way, now wheelchair bound and dying of cancer Alex must deal with a hopeless case, his growing sympathy for a repulsive client, and his sexual attraction to Klofft s elderly wife.Less a thriller than an investigative and psychological cliffhanger, this novel examines how eroticism is somehow amplified by a sense of approaching death and presents insights into the corrosive desire for revenge, and the narrowing horizons of old age.

  • Title: The Stronger Sex
  • Author: Hans Werner Kettenbach Anthea Bell AntheaBell
  • ISBN: 9781904738671
  • Page: 170
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Stronger Sex Young lawyer Alexander Zabel has been pressured by the head of his law practice into defending the indefensible a lying power obsessed adulterer and ruthless industrialist accused of wrongfully dismi

    Peter Jakobs

    Not the best of his books but still interesting to read, in particular the aspect of an old woman attracting her husband s young lawyer.


    Helen Katz

    A bit of a non event.



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