The Man. The Myth. The Brand. – children’s book
This children’s book explores the myth and people involved in the well-known Sorbian legend of Krabat. It looks at the different stages of life of the figures in terms of both time and location. The biography also provides an insight into the true identity of Johann von Schadowitz (1624–1704). Its content extends across his roles as an officer, a Sorbian magician and a marketing product. With a multitude of questions, exercises and illustrations, the book helps children to get to know Krabat and the historical events connected to his actions. The curriculum-oriented structure of the book makes it ideal as an additional textbook to accompany lessons on the topic.