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    Stasiland: Historias del Otro Lado del Muro de Berlin (Paperback)(English / Spanish) By (author) Anna Funder, Translated by Julia Osuna Aguilar

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    DescriptionIn 1989, the Berlin Wall fell; shortly afterwards the two Germanies reunited, and East Germany ceased to exist. In a country where the headquarters of the secret police can become a museum literally overnight and one in 50 East Germans were informing on their fellow citizens, there are thousands of captivating stories. Anna Funder tells extraordinary tales from the underbelly of the former East Germany. She meets Miriam, who as a 16-year-old might have started World War III; she visits the man who painted the line which became the Berlin Wall; and she gets drunk with the legendary "Mik Jegger" of the east, once declared by the authorities to his face to "no longer to exist." Each enthralling story depicts what it's like to live in Berlin as the city knits itself back together--or fails to. This is a history full of emotion, attitude, and complexity.


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    Title
    Stasiland
    Subtitle
    Historias del Otro Lado del Muro de Berlin
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Anna Funder, Translated by Julia Osuna Aguilar
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 313
    Width: 146 mm
    Height: 224 mm
    Thickness: 24 mm
    Weight: 458 g
    Language
    English
    Spanish
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9788492567072
    ISBN 10: 8492567074
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25520
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HBG
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DFG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBJD
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    DC21: 363.28309431
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    Ingram Theme: CULT/GERMNY
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 94
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/1940
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 19
    BISAC V2.8: HIS014000
    B&T General Subject: 105
    BIC subject category V2: HBL
    BISAC V2.8: HIS037070
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/LATE20
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 33
    Abridged Dewey: 943
    B&T Approval Code: A15203030
    LC classification: DD
    DC22: 363.28309431
    BISAC V2.8: HIS049000
    Edition
    New edition
    Edition statement
    Translation
    Publisher
    TEMPUS
    Imprint name
    TEMPUS
    Publication date
    02 March 2009
    Review quote
    "An appealing blend of investigative and reflective reporting, with the narrative drive of powerful human-interest stories. . . . There is no denying Funder's journalistic talents."