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Suicide in the German novel, 1945-89

by Michael Zimmermann

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Published by P. Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • German fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Suicide in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-186).

    StatementMichael Zimmermann.
    SeriesGerman studies in Canada,, Bd. 12
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT772 .Z49 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p. ;
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3561958M
    ISBN 103631377487, 0820453722
    LC Control Number2002028272

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