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Representing the German nation

Representing the German nation

history and identity in twentieth-century Germany

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Published by Manchester University Press in Manchester, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nationalism in literature,
  • Nationalism -- Germany -- History,
  • German literature -- History and criticism -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Mary Fulbrook and Martin Swales
    ContributionsFulbrook, Mary, 1951-, Swales, Martin
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 199 p. ;
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17011287M
    ISBN 100719059399

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: v, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Introduction: representation in literature and history / Mary Fulbrook and Martin Swales --'Nation' und 'Nationalismus': representation and national identity in Imperial Germany / Mark Hewitson --New Berlins and new Germanies: history, myth and the German capital in the s and s /.

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