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The Resource Thomas Mann's war : literature, politics, and the world republic of letters, Tobias Boes

Thomas Mann's war : literature, politics, and the world republic of letters, Tobias Boes

Label
Thomas Mann's war : literature, politics, and the world republic of letters
Title
Thomas Mann's war
Title remainder
literature, politics, and the world republic of letters
Statement of responsibility
Tobias Boes
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"During the period of his American exile in the 1930s and 1940s, the German author Thomas Mann became one of the most prominent anti-fascists in the United States, and in so doing forever transformed our understanding of what a modern writer is and shouldbe doing"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boes, Tobias
Dewey number
833/.912
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mann, Thomas
  • Authors, German
  • Authors, Exiled
  • Politics and literature
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Thomas Mann's war : literature, politics, and the world republic of letters, Tobias Boes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: the German envoy to America -- The teacher of Germany -- The greatest living man of letters -- Interlude I: Joseph in Egypt -- The first citizen of the international republic of letters -- Interlude II: Lotte in Weimar -- Hitler's most intimate enemy -- Interlude III: the tables of the law -- A blooming flower -- Interlude IV: Joseph the provider -- The loyal American subject -- Interlude V: Doctor Faustus -- The isolated world citizen
Control code
BK0025113448
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 354 p.
Isbn
9781501744990
Lccn
2019019611
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Thomas Mann's war : literature, politics, and the world republic of letters, Tobias Boes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: the German envoy to America -- The teacher of Germany -- The greatest living man of letters -- Interlude I: Joseph in Egypt -- The first citizen of the international republic of letters -- Interlude II: Lotte in Weimar -- Hitler's most intimate enemy -- Interlude III: the tables of the law -- A blooming flower -- Interlude IV: Joseph the provider -- The loyal American subject -- Interlude V: Doctor Faustus -- The isolated world citizen
Control code
BK0025113448
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 354 p.
Isbn
9781501744990
Lccn
2019019611
Other physical details
ill.

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