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The Resource Ernst Toller and German society : intellectuals as leaders and critics, 1914-1939, Robert Ellis, (electronic resource)

Ernst Toller and German society : intellectuals as leaders and critics, 1914-1939, Robert Ellis, (electronic resource)

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Ernst Toller and German society : intellectuals as leaders and critics, 1914-1939
Title
Ernst Toller and German society
Title remainder
intellectuals as leaders and critics, 1914-1939
Statement of responsibility
Robert Ellis
Title variation
Intellectuals as leaders and critics, 1914-1939
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Between 1918 and 1939 Ernst Toller was one of Germany's prominent left-wing intellectuals, He was a leader of the German Revolution of 1918-1919, famous playwright of the 1920s and best known spokesman against Hitler during the 1930s, writing about a country unsuccessfully balancing between survival and annihilation. This study, the first comprehensive analysis in two decades, shows the influence that intellectuals can have in a troubled society and asks what qualities make leaders effective"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
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1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellis, Robert
Dewey number
832/.912
LC call number
PT2642.O65
LC item number
Z654 2013
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Toller, Ernst
  • Politics and literature
  • Dramatists, German
  • Authors, German
  • Intellectuals
  • Germany
Label
Ernst Toller and German society : intellectuals as leaders and critics, 1914-1939, Robert Ellis, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- The intellectual as critic -- "Wandering " : the prewar years, 1889-1914 -- The attractions of ideology: expressionism and activism -- Revolution of love: Bavaria, 1918-1919 -- "A gentle apostle ": the Weimar years -- The critic as exile -- Conclusion: what the shadow said
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001036977
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781611476354
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2013026716
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001036977
Label
Ernst Toller and German society : intellectuals as leaders and critics, 1914-1939, Robert Ellis, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- The intellectual as critic -- "Wandering " : the prewar years, 1889-1914 -- The attractions of ideology: expressionism and activism -- Revolution of love: Bavaria, 1918-1919 -- "A gentle apostle ": the Weimar years -- The critic as exile -- Conclusion: what the shadow said
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001036977
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781611476354
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2013026716
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001036977

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