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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intellectuals -- Germany, East

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 401-443) and index

    Statementedited by Michael Geyer
    ContributionsGeyer, Michael, 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDD290.26 .P69 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 459 p. ;
    Number of Pages459
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17037458M
    ISBN 100226289869, 0226289877
    LC Control Number2001027899

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