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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Composers -- Germany -- Biography,
  • Music -- Germany -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • National socialism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-377) and index.

StatementMichael H. Kater.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML390 .K198 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 399 p. ;
Number of Pages399
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15469841M
ISBN 100195099249
LC Control Number99013272
OCLC/WorldCa40848489

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