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Literature and politics in the twentieth century.

Literature and politics in the twentieth century.

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature and society -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Walter Laqueur & George L. Mosse.
    SeriesJournal of contemporary history, 5, Harper torchbooks, TB 1328., Journal of contemporary history (New York),, 5
    ContributionsLaqueur, Walter, 1921- ed., Mosse, George L. 1918- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN51 .L574 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination219 p.
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4718004M
    LC Control Number78004721


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