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Literary history of Germany

Literary history of Germany

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Published by Croom Helm, Barnes & Noble Books in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • German literature -- History and criticism -- Collected works.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(general editors, Kenneth J. Northcott, R. T. Llewellyn).
    ContributionsNorthcott, Kenneth J., Llewellyn, Robert Terance.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19005556M

    Presents a study of the German critical tradition. This title features chapters such as Literary Criticism in the Epoch of Liberalism; From Classicist to Classical Literary Criticism, ; The Read more. (shelved 1 time as german-non-fiction) avg rating — 47, ratings — published Want to Read saving.

    Introduction --Old high German literature, --Middle high German literature, --The literature from --Baroque and pseudoclassicism, --German enlightenment, --The storm and stress, --German classicism, --German romanticism, --Realism, --Contemporary literature. The title does not lie: this is a CONCISE history of Germany. However, attention is well paid to the social and economic forces in German history that even the tangle that was the First and Second World Wars is more comprehensible. Fulbrook's discussion of the 30 Years' War is also enlightening/5.

    The book burning in Berlin, On student groups at universities across Germany carried out a series of book burnings of works that the students and leading Nazi party members associated with an “un-German spirit.” Enthusiastic crowds witnessed the burning of books by Brecht, Einstein, Freud, Mann and Remarque, among. Censorship in the Soviet occupation zone. Soviet Military Administration in Germany organised Censorship in East Germany in Its president was Sergei Ivanovich list of banned books (Liste der auszusondernden Literatur) was published in , and


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