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The Resource The temptation of despair : tales of the 1940s, Werner Sollors

The temptation of despair : tales of the 1940s, Werner Sollors

Label
The temptation of despair : tales of the 1940s
Title
The temptation of despair
Title remainder
tales of the 1940s
Statement of responsibility
Werner Sollors
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Temptation of Despair is a book about coming to terms with the mid-1940s, the contradictory emotions of a defeated people--sorrow and anger, guilt and pride, despondency and resilience--as well as the ambiguities and paradoxes of Allied victory and occupation
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sollors, Werner
Dewey number
940.55/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
D829.G3
LC item number
S56 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reconstruction (1939-1951)
  • Denazification
  • Social psychology
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Reconstruction (1939-1951)
  • Denazification
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Social psychology
  • War and literature
  • War and motion pictures
  • Germany
Label
The temptation of despair : tales of the 1940s, Werner Sollors
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : before success -- March 29, 1945 : between the no longer and the not yet : peace breaks out gradually in Central Europe -- May 7, 1945 : malevolent rectangles of spectral horror : a photographer and his subject -- June 23, 1945 : after Dachau : of private vengeance, collective guilt, life in ruins, population transfers, and displaced persons -- October 4, 1945 : dilemmas of denazification : Karl Loewenstein, Carl Schmitt, military occupation, and militant democracy -- January 8, 1946 : are you occupied territory? : black G.I.s in fiction of the occupation -- April 24, 1946 : the race problem in the house on Lilac Road : occupation children and the film Toxi -- August 20, 1948 -- May 6, 1977 : Heil, Johnny : Billy Wilder's A foreign affair, or, The denazification of Erika von Schlutow -- Coda : comic relief? -- Afterword
Control code
879576085
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 390 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674416321
Lccn
2013037693
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.4159/harvard.9780674416314
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6hqzmm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879576085
Label
The temptation of despair : tales of the 1940s, Werner Sollors
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : before success -- March 29, 1945 : between the no longer and the not yet : peace breaks out gradually in Central Europe -- May 7, 1945 : malevolent rectangles of spectral horror : a photographer and his subject -- June 23, 1945 : after Dachau : of private vengeance, collective guilt, life in ruins, population transfers, and displaced persons -- October 4, 1945 : dilemmas of denazification : Karl Loewenstein, Carl Schmitt, military occupation, and militant democracy -- January 8, 1946 : are you occupied territory? : black G.I.s in fiction of the occupation -- April 24, 1946 : the race problem in the house on Lilac Road : occupation children and the film Toxi -- August 20, 1948 -- May 6, 1977 : Heil, Johnny : Billy Wilder's A foreign affair, or, The denazification of Erika von Schlutow -- Coda : comic relief? -- Afterword
Control code
879576085
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 390 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674416321
Lccn
2013037693
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.4159/harvard.9780674416314
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6hqzmm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879576085

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