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Author Metzger, Rainer.

Uniform Title Berlin. English
Title Berlin : the twenties / Rainer Metzger ; Christian Brandstatter, picture editor.

Imprint New York : Abrams, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  943.155085 M568b 2007    ---  Available
Description 400 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Language Translation of: Berlin : die Zwanzigerjahre : Kunst und Kultur 1918-1933.
Contents The changing face of Berlin: a decade of rapid expansion -- The November vanishing point: revolution and reaction -- War and peace: Expressionism and Dada -- Vile circumstances: the aesthetics of Verism -- Unity and purity: utopias, collectives and futurisms -- Metropolis of the modern: detachment and indifference -- Cult and culture of the superficial: the new objectivity -- Eternity in transience: Berlin and the "other modernity" -- The argument of the masses: four million people cannot be ignored! -- The heart of the Reich: Hitler's capital.
Subject Arts and society -- Germany -- Berlin -- History -- 20th century.
Berlin (Germany) -- Civilization -- 20th century.
Berlin (Germany) -- History -- 1918-1945.
Added Author Brandstatter, Christian.
ISBN 9780810993297 (hardcover)
Standard No. YDXCP 2513022
AU@ 000041133544
NZ1 11157010

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