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Contemporary women"s writing in German

changing the subject

by Brigid Haines

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

    Subjects:
  • German literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
  • German literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrigid Haines and Margaret Littler.
    Series[Oxford studies in modern European culture]
    ContributionsLittler, Margaret.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT167 .H244 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. ;
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3437601M
    ISBN 100198159676
    LC Control Number2005295390
    OCLC/WorldCa56455276

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