4 edition of Science, Technology And The German Cultural Imagination found in the catalog.
February 9, 2005
by Peter Lang Publishing
Written in English
|Contributions||Christian Emden (Editor), David R. Midgley (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||319|
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This is the third and final volume of papers given at the ‘Fragile Tradition’ conference in Cambridge, Together these volumes provide a conspectus of current research on the cultural, historical and literary imagination of the German-speaking world in the period since Get this from a library.
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