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Postwar German culture

Postwar German culture

an anthology

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Published by Institute of German Studies in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • German literature -- 20th century,
  • German literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Arts -- Germany,
  • Germany -- Intellectual life,
  • Austria -- Intellectual life,
  • Switzerland -- Intellectual life

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [439]-444

    Statementedited by Charles E. McClelland and Steven P. Scher
    ContributionsMcClelland, Charles E, Scher, Steven P.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDD67 .P6 1980
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 444 p., [6] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages444
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15465143M

    As Germany celebrates the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Federal Republic of Germany--the former West Germany-- leading scholars take stock in this volume of the political, social, and economic progress Germany made as it built a democratic political system and a powerful economy, survived the Cold War, and dealt with the challenges of reunification.


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