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The temptation of despair

Werner Sollors

The temptation of despair

tales of the 1940s

by Werner Sollors

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art and the war,
  • Influence,
  • Motion pictures and the war,
  • Denazification,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Social psychology,
  • Reconstruction (1939-1951),
  • Literature and the war

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWerner Sollors
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD829.G3 S56 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 390 pages
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27161940M
    ISBN 100674052439
    ISBN 109780674052437
    LC Control Number2013037693
    OCLC/WorldCa861478320

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