German Poetry in Transition, 1945-90

German Poetry in Transition, 1945-90

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Offering new translations of poetry written in German between 1945 and 1990, this book includes poems by nearly 100 poets from throughout the German speaking area: Germany (East and West), Austria, and Switzerland. Arranged by decade of appearance, the poems represent a broad range of the literary movements, trends, and major themes that characterized German literature between the end of the Second World War and reunification.
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  • Paperback | 356 pages
  • 146 x 222 x 27.69mm | 544g
  • Hanover, United States
  • English
  • Bilingual.
  • 0874519152
  • 9780874519150

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"An essential survey . . . Melin provides an excellent introduction . . . This is perhaps the most comprehensive and intelligently produced survey available." --Publishers Weekly
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