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Product Description: Son of the famous Thomas Mann, homosexual, drug-addicted, and forced to flee from his fatherland, the gifted writer Klaus Mann’s comparatively short life was as artistically productive as it was devastatingly dislocated. Best-known today as the author of Mephisto, the literary enfant terrible of the Weimar era produced seven novels, a dozen plays, four biographies, and three autobiographies—among them the first works in Germany to tackle gay issues—amidst a prodigious artistic output...read more

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9780300218008 | 1 edition (Yale Univ Pr, April 26, 2016), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Son of the famous Thomas Mann, homosexual, drug-addicted, and forced to flee from his fatherland, the gifted writer Klaus Mann’s comparatively short life was as artistically productive as it was devastatingly dislocated.

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Product Description: The German occupation of France from 1940 to 1945 presented wrenching challenges for the nation’s artists and intellectuals. Some were able to flee the country; those who remained—including Gide and Céline, Picasso and Matisse, Cortot and Messiaen, and Cocteau and Gabin—responded in various ways...read more

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9780300132908, titled "The Shameful Peace: How French Artists & Intellectuals Survived the Nazi Occupation" | Yale Univ Pr, January 6, 2009, cover price $35.00

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9780300163995, titled "The Shameful Peace: How French Artists and Intellectuals Survived the Nazi Occupation" | Yale Univ Pr, March 30, 2010, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The German occupation of France from 1940 to 1945 presented wrenching challenges for the nation’s artists and intellectuals.

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Product Description: "A fascinating contribution to our understanding of Hitler's complex, chaotic, and catastrophic personality, and a compelling study of Hitler's artistic policies in the Third Reich."-Foreign Affairs Featuring a new introduction by the author...read more

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9781585673452 | Overlook Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: A reassessment of Hitler's goals and motivations demonstrates how he thought of himself more as an artist than a politician, noting his ability to promote German national pride and citing his inluence on the period's artistic development.
9780091793944 | Hutchinson, June 1, 2002, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: "A fascinating contribution to our understanding of Hitler's complex, chaotic, and catastrophic personality, and a compelling study of Hitler's artistic policies in the Third Reich.

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9781590201787 | Overlook Pr, January 27, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "A fascinating contribution to our understanding of Hitler's complex, chaotic, and catastrophic personality, and a compelling study of Hitler's artistic policies in the Third Reich.
9781585675074 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, March 1, 2004), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A reassessment of Hitler's goals and motivations demonstrates how he thought of himself more as an artist than a politician, noting his ability to promote German national pride and devotion to him as a leader, and citing his influence on the period's artistic development.

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Providing an overall account of the history of the Wagner festival, a critical analysis of its performers, productions, and enthusiasts establishes its remarkable beginnings, controversial associations, and surprising successes

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9780300057775 | Yale Univ Pr, May 1, 1994, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Providing an overall account of the history of the Wagner festival, a critical analysis of its performers, productions, and enthusiasts establishes its remarkable beginnings, controversial associations, and surprising successes

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9780300066654 | Yale Univ Pr, April 1, 1996, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Providing an overall account of the history of the Wagner festival, a critical analysis of its performers, productions, and enthusiasts establishes its remarkable beginnings, controversial associations, and surprising successes

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600 letters written by the literary and political man reveal a wide range of interests as well as revealing his personality and life as well as those he addresses

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9780156508797 | Reprint edition (Harcourt, May 1, 1991), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: 600 letters written by the literary and political man reveal a wide range of interests as well as revealing his personality and life as well as those he addresses

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Product Description: Italy is the world's sixth economic power, lies in a key geopolitical position, and was a founding member of NATO and the European Community. Yet of all the major European states Italy is the least understood and studied. This book provides the only up-to-date survey of the Italian political scene during the forty years since World War II...read more

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9780521304511 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1986, cover price $69.95 | also contains Street Art Norway | About this edition: Italy is the world's sixth economic power, lies in a key geopolitical position, and was a founding member of NATO and the European Community.

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9780521315111 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1986, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Italy is the world's sixth economic power, lies in a key geopolitical position, and was a founding member of NATO and the European Community.

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