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3 edition of history of German literature. found in the catalog.

history of German literature.

Robertson, John George

history of German literature.

by Robertson, John George

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Published by W. Blackwood in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • German literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 625-702.

    ContributionsPurdie, Edna, 1894-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 720 p.
    Number of Pages720
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17729446M
    OCLC/WorldCa1868422

    An Introduction to German Literature In 10 Writers Bertolt Brecht is one of the most influential German poets and playwrights of the 20th century. He and his wife, the actress Helene Weigel, operated the Berliner Ensemble through which they presented Germany with their original theatrical productions. Brecht spent the final years of his Author: Lily Cichanowicz. Good books on German history? Although it focuses on Prussia, you will learn a lot about general German and European history through this book, as it is very detailed. The Germans is an accessible and insightful examination of various aspects of German society and culture (gender, literature, money, the language). Craig was a graduate.

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