Winnetou and all other books of karl may about winnetou and old shatterhand were the best books which i red through my childhood. Winnetou and old shatterhand old shatterhand series book 1 karl may. Old shatterhand is a fictional character in western novels by german writer karl may 18421912. The first book from the red series beautifully translated by marlies bugmann, a renown tasmanian translator of karl may books. Winnetou, the chief of the apache, part i, enters old.
Az eg vervorosen fenylett, es a fekevesztett elemek lehele. Old shatterhand is riding to the north to meet his blood brother, winnetou, and winnetous friend, old firehand. Karls body is incarcerated but his mind is free to wander. Nemsi books publisher of new unabridged translations. Bizarre circumstances lead them and their friend old death on a ride through the mapimi desert. This book contains karl mays whole winnetou trilogy. German television is releasing an updated version of the classic wild west film. Picking up where buffalo bill codys 1889 german tour left off, he came up with the ingenious idea of presenting a western adventure in which a german novice, old shatterhand, outlassos, outhunts, outshoots and. Karl mays germanlanguage novel of the american west has been a perennial favorite in europe since it first appeared in 1892.
Charlie, the young german immigrant, arrives to the wild west, and soon becomes old shatterhand, the hero, who can knock out. Winnetous adventures can be read in series like winnetou series and stories for young people. Regardless of its lengths, karl mays winnetou is a very easy book to read. Daftar isitampilkan the meeting winnetou met the character charley or old shatterhand for the first time in a story titled winnetou i winnetou i. Old shatterhand by karl may read online on bookmate.
Old shatterhand became the blood brother of winnetou. I know being on the wrong side of the 50 mark doesnt excuse noncomprehension of new technologies, and i am trying my husband reckons very to keep up with it. The character made his debut in the novel old firehand 1875. Winnetou and old shatterhand meet again deep in ku klux klan territory. In fact, the popularity of the series is due in large part to the ability of the stories to tantalize fantasies many europeans had and have for this more untamed environment. The daring adventures of the germanborn frontiersman old shatterhand and his apache companion winnetou in the western plains and mountains have been reprinted innumerable times, made into films and plays, and have inspired musical compositions. Nov 25, 2016 winnetou to najslynniejsza powiesc o dzikim zachodzie. Winnetou, the chief of the apache, part i, enters old shatterhand. In fact, the popularity of the series is due in large part to the ability of the stories to tantalize fantasies many. The author is german, and he has never been to usa, and never met any native people and yet he wrote this absolutely amazing book placed in american old west in which he writes about friendship and differences between apache winnetou and old shatterhand. According to karl mays story, firstperson narrator old shatterhand encounters the. With fred, the private detective, and winnetou, the chief of the apache, he attempts to save a railway station from an impending attack of the oglala. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading winnetou and old shatterhand old shatterhand series book 1. In mays books winnetous loyal sidekick, old shatterhand, was a german emigre.
The book was published in multiple languages including indonesian, consists of 496 pages and is available in paperback format. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the enter key is pressed. More copies of this german tale of the american west have been printed than any other novel in german publishing history. Customers who bought this item also bought these digital items. Old shatterhand a winnetou podle belenora nasledujici seznam jsem stavel zejmena podle let vydani s prihlednutim k vazbam, ktere jsou zmineny v jednotlivych pribezich. Karl mays works have been translated by marlies bugmann. Winnetou, the chief of the apache, part iii, old firehand. When he meets winnetou, he finds out that the ponca are planning an attack on the railways with the leadership of th. Having read fenimore coopers books, i was already hooked on anything dealing with indian americans or what is called today native americans, especially the apaches, the comanches, the sioux, cheyennes and cherokees. Winnetou is one of the best known novels written by the german author karl may. Winnetou is the wise chief of the apache tribe, and old shatterhand is the authors germanamerican alter ego and winnetou s white blood brother.
These are the tales of winnetou, the young apache chief and spiritual brother of karl who is better known as old shatterhand. Winnetou, the chief of the apache, part iii, old firehand on. Top 10 books by karl may best book recommendations, best. According to karl mays story, firstperson narrator old shatterhand encounters winnetou and after initial dramatic events, a true friendship between old shatterhand and the apache winnetou arises. This book symbolize a romantic desire for a simpler life in close contact with nature. He is the main character in the eurowestern by the same name from 1964, starring lex barker. The cause of this infatuation is a writer named karl may.
Besides here appears other secondaries from the vintage series as marie versini and gojko mitic. Winnetou, the chief of the apache, is a legend in many countries. Old shatterhand is back to the wild west, and wants to see the teton mountains. Old shatterhand a winnetou podle belenora karl may. For the english speaking fans of winnetou and old shatterhand, reinhard marheinecke delivers a tale full of adventure, unexpected encounters and dangerous pursuits, where good fights evil in the true spirit of karl may stories. Although may only travelled to america himself after his novels became successful, the novels are famed for their accuracy in geographic terms. Winnetou and old shatterhand old shatterhand series book 1 kindle edition by karl may, marion ames taggart. Heres an introduction to the main characters in karl mays winnetou novels.
However, he cannot reach his destination because his train journey from omaha is interrupted by an incident. This lively english translation of the daring adventures of old shatterhand and the apache chief winnetou puts the bestknown work by karl may 18421912 into the hands of an american audience for the first time in paperback. Karl mays most popular work originally published in 1892 and influenced by harriet beecher stowe, winnetou is the story of a young apache chief told by his white friend and bloodbrother old shatterhand. Winnetou is the wise chief of the apache tribe, and old shatterhand is the authors germanamerican alter ego and winnetous white blood brother. In the original series he was played by american actor lex barker. The main characters of this fiction, westerns story are old shatterhand, nschotschi. Winnetou is the story of a young apache chief told by his white friend and bloodbrother old shatterhand. I was 11 years old when my father handed me over the french edition of karl mays old shatterhand and winnetou series. Southwest, in the latter half of the 1800s, where the indian way of life is threatened by the first transcontinental railroad. Karl mays most popular work originally published in 1892 and influ. I think that each of these books tells you more than only a story, it will tell reader about friendship, understanding of others, antiracism etc.
Why so many germans fell in love with the unrealistic indian generations of young germans have been fans of indian winnetou and his german friend old shatterhand even adolf hitler. Jan 15, 2020 winnetou karl may filme sweetfantasy33. With fred, the private detective, and winnetou, the chief of the apache, he attempts to save a railway station. Winnetou, old shatterhand and old surehand by karl may. He is the german friend and blood brother of winnetou, the fictional chief of the mescalero tribe of the apache. Karl friedrich may also karol may was one of the best selling german writers of all time, noted mainly for books set in the american old west, best known for the characters of winnetou and old shatterhand and similar books set in the orient and middle east. The character made its debut in the novel old firehand 1875. The characters in karl mays famous winnetou series dw.
His innocence and his true bond with old shatterhand is what keeps this books story fresh, even after years of it getting published. Charlie, a young german immigrant arrives to the united states in the 1860s, and takes up a position as a private tutor. Indonesia english winnetou was old shatterhands best friend in karl mays stories. Read winnetou, the chief of the apache, part i, enters old shatterhand by karl may available from rakuten kobo. Old shatterhand is riding to the north to meet his blood brother, winnetou, and winnetou s friend, old firehand. In their first cinematic adventure, apache chief winnetou and mountain man old shatterhand pursue a gang of murderous outlaws who will stop at nothing to find the legendary treasure of silver lake. Winnetou to najslynniejsza powiesc o dzikim zachodzie. In addition, he wrote stories set in his native germany, in china and in south america. Winnetou and old shatterhand old shatterhand series book 1 kindle edition by may, karl, ames taggart, marion. Winnetou and old shatterhand old shatterhand series book 1. In the original series he was played by american actor lex barker 19191973, also known for his performance as tarzan. I personally think karl may has been, and still is, my tolkien.
Dec 25, 2016 a remake well starred by nik xhelilaj as winnetou and wotan wilke as karl may named afterwards old shatterhand replacing the classic roles starred by pierre brice and lex barker. Nadal urzekajaca pozytywna energia i fascynujaca historia przyjazni mlodego indianskiego wodza i bialego trapera old. It portrays a belief in an innate goodness of mankind, albeit constantly. Winnetou is a character that will surely stay in your hearts for years to come. Apache chief winnetou forms a friendship with a german immigrant rail road engineer karl may, named afterwards old shatterhand. This unabridged english translation retains the exciting adventures, and the strong moral conviction of mays original book, while modernising the style, and editing parts that were erroneous or. When he meets winnetou, he finds out that the ponca are planning an attack on the railways with the leadership of their white chief.
A book that sure makes its entry at the list of best karl may book for its sheer brilliance and innocence. Winnetou and old shatterhand old shatterhand series book. The yarn these men of the west spin brings to life evildoers like canada bill, the black captain, and the count of rodriganda, but at the same time also recounts the brave deeds of the likes of old shatterhand, sam firegun, winnetou, and even abraham lincoln. Vydani jsem vybiral podle textu prekladu, rada z nich je i tak s vyhradami verne preklady v nekterych pripadech proste nejsou. Bizarre circumstances lead them and their friend old death on a ride through the mapimi. Mays books became the alltime bestsellers in germany and were translated into many languages, including czech. His heroes old shatterhand and winnetou are very famous literary characters in europe and quintessential examples of ideal hero and heterosexual lifepartners. He found indian terms like horse names iltschi and hatatitla the horses of winnetou and old shatterhand in contemporary special interest books. Winnetou is a fictional native american hero of several novels written in german by karl may 18421912, one of the bestselling german writers of all time with about 200 million copies worldwide, including the winnetoutrilogy. Old surehand ii on the way to meet up with his mysterious friend old surehand, our narrator old shatterhand enters a boardinghouse while stopping in jefferson city, and starts listening to the stories being told by the patrons there. Winnetou is a fictional native american hero of several novels written in german by karl may 18421912, one of the bestselling german writers of all time with about 200 million copies worldwide, including the winnetou trilogy. This unabridged english translation retains the exciting adventures, and the strong moral conviction of mays original book, while modernising the style, and editing parts that were erroneous or may evoke bad associations.
Winnetou, the chief of the apache, part v, winnetou on apple. But, karl may makes sure that the reader understands that the two friends will meet again in the second volume. In their first encounter, old shatterhand winnetou is the fictional native american hero of several novels written by german author karl may 1842 1912, including the sequel winnetou i winnetou. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. In 20042005, the missing movies were also to reappear on dvd. By then winnetou, the chief of the apache, also joins them to help his blood brother, old shatterhand. The first edition of the novel was published in 1892, and was written by karl may. With pierre brice, lex barker, herbert lom, gotz george. The first volume ends with winnetou and old shatterhand being separated, each one with a different mission to accomplish. On his way, he visits an oilfield at the time of depressed oil prices. The story depicted the friendship of old shatterhand, an american pioneer of german descent, and winnetou, a noble indian chief. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Winnetou, the chief of the apache, part v, winnetou on.1087 1373 599 183 929 1543 1110 855 1501 540 431 869 72 881 483 770 16 1000 1280 1185 1491 932 594 517 361 1204 269 374 920 1188 854 1464 1514 320 580 1308 710 1073 267 341 1015 436 1258 368