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Author Hilmes, Oliver, author.

Title Berlin 1936 : sixteen days in August / Oliver Hilmes ; translated from the German by Jefferson Chase.

Publication Info. New York : Other Press, [2018]
©2018

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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    796.48 HIL    Available
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Description 312 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
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Note "Originally published in German as Berlin 1936: Sechzehn Tage im August"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-297) and indexes.
Summary During the games the Nazi dictatorship was in many ways put on hold, and Berlin 1936 offers a last glimpse of the vibrant and diverse life in the German capital in the 1920s and 30s that the Nazis wanted to destroy.
Contents Saturday, 1 August 1936 -- Sunday, 2 August 1936 -- Monday, 3 August 1936 -- Tuesday, 4 August 1936 -- Wednesday, 5 August 1936 -- Thursday, 6 August 1936 -- Friday, 7 August 1936 -- Saturday, 8 August 1936 -- Sunday, 9 August 1936 -- Monday, 10 August 1936 -- Tuesday, 11 August 1936 -- Wednesday, 12 August 1936 -- Thursday, 13 August 1936 -- Friday, 14 August 1936 -- Saturday, 15 August 1936 -- Sunday, 16 August 1936 -- What became of...?
Subject Olympic Games (11th : 1936 : Berlin, Germany).
Berlin (Germany) -- History -- 1918-1945.
Olympics -- Political aspects -- Germany.
National socialism and sports.
Added Author Chase, Jefferson S, translator.
Added Title Berlin 1936. English
Berlin one thousand nine hundred thirty-six
Berlin nineteen thirty-six
ISBN 9781590519295 (hardcover)
1590519299 (hardcover)

 
    
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