Emergence of West German Poetry from the Second World War into the Early Post-War Period

A Study in Poetic Response (European University Studies, S) by Anthony Bushnell

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  • German Poetry,
  • Germany (West),
  • History and criticism,
  • 20th century,
  • Poetry
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Number of Pages295
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Open LibraryOL9077540M
ISBN 103631416709
ISBN 109783631416709

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