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Reading Mahler German culture and Jewish identity in fin-de-siècle Vienna by Carl Niekerk

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Published by Camden House in Rochester, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Mahler, Gustav, -- 1860-1911 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • German literature -- History and criticism,
  • Music and literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementCarl Niekerk.
SeriesStudies in German literature, linguistics, and culture
LC ClassificationsML410.M23 N57 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24099258M
ISBN 101571134670
ISBN 109781571134677
LC Control Number2010008589

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