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Local/Global Narratives. (German Monitor)

  • 341 Pages
  • 3.84 MB
  • English

Editions Rodopi BV.
Films, cinema, Literary studies: general, Germany, Literature & Fiction / Literary Criticism, G
ContributionsRenate Rechtien (Editor), Karoline Von Oppen (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12805065M
ISBN 109042022612
ISBN 139789042022614

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