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Satire on EU bureaucracy wins German Book Prize

A satirical look at the European Union and its bureaucracy has won the prestigious German Book Prize. Austrian writer Robert Menasse scooped a 25,000 euro prize for his novel "Die Hauptstadt" ("The Capital") on the eve of the opening of the Frankfurt Book Fair.

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