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Contemporary Jewish Writing in Germany

An Anthology (Jewish Writing in the Contemporary World)

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Published by University of Nebraska Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Jewish studies,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Translations into English,
  • Literary Collections,
  • German Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • German,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Germany,
  • Short Stories (Anthologies),
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Jewish,
  • Continental European,
  • 20th century,
  • German fiction,
  • Jewish authors,
  • Short stories, German

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLeslie Morris (Editor), Karen Remmler (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7905281M
    ISBN 100803239408
    ISBN 109780803239401


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