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The Resource Swansong 1945 : a collective diary of the last days of the Third Reich, Walter Kempowski ; translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside

Swansong 1945 : a collective diary of the last days of the Third Reich, Walter Kempowski ; translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside

Label
Swansong 1945 : a collective diary of the last days of the Third Reich
Title
Swansong 1945
Title remainder
a collective diary of the last days of the Third Reich
Statement of responsibility
Walter Kempowski ; translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside
Creator
Contributor
Compiler
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Chronicles the end of Nazi Germany and World War II in Europe through hundreds of letters, diaries, and autobiographical accounts
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/81
Index
index present
LC call number
D811.A2
LC item number
E3313 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Swansong 1945 : a collective diary of the last days of the Third Reich, Walter Kempowski ; translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published in Great Britain by Granta Books, 2014 as Swansong 1945: a collective diary from Hitler's last birthday to VE Day. -- Great Britain : Granta Books, 2014
  • Original German edition first published in 2005 as Das Echolot : Abgesang '45 Ein kollekitives Tagebuch by Albrecht Knaus Verlag, Munich.--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 433-454) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Alan Bance -- Preface / Walter Kempowski -- Editorial Note / Walter Kempowski -- Note on the English Translation -- List of Abbreviations -- Friday, 20 April 1945 -- Wednesday, 25 April 1945 -- Monday, 30 April 1945 -- Tuesday, 8 May/Wednesday, 9 May 1945 -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgements -- Sources 1. Published and broadcast sources -- 2. Archives and institutions -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xxii, 479 pages
Isbn
9780393248159
Lccn
2015001849
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn891611159
  • (OCoLC)891611159
Label
Swansong 1945 : a collective diary of the last days of the Third Reich, Walter Kempowski ; translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published in Great Britain by Granta Books, 2014 as Swansong 1945: a collective diary from Hitler's last birthday to VE Day. -- Great Britain : Granta Books, 2014
  • Original German edition first published in 2005 as Das Echolot : Abgesang '45 Ein kollekitives Tagebuch by Albrecht Knaus Verlag, Munich.--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 433-454) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Alan Bance -- Preface / Walter Kempowski -- Editorial Note / Walter Kempowski -- Note on the English Translation -- List of Abbreviations -- Friday, 20 April 1945 -- Wednesday, 25 April 1945 -- Monday, 30 April 1945 -- Tuesday, 8 May/Wednesday, 9 May 1945 -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgements -- Sources 1. Published and broadcast sources -- 2. Archives and institutions -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xxii, 479 pages
Isbn
9780393248159
Lccn
2015001849
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn891611159
  • (OCoLC)891611159

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