Fear and Misery in the Third Reich

Bloomsbury Academic, 15.03.2012 - 144 Seiten
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Also known as The Private Life of the Master Race, this is a sequence of twenty-four realistic sketches showing how "ordinary" life under the Nazis was subtly permeated by suspicion and anxiety. Written in exile in Denmark and first staged in 1938 it was inspired in part by his recent trip to Moscow where he had been researching tasks for the anti-Nazi effort.

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Review: Fear and Misery of the Third Reich

Nutzerbericht  - Meg O'ryan - Goodreads

I hesitate to say I "liked" this book, due mostly to the subject matter and the way the author subtly insinuates the Nazi menace. Very uncomfortable to read, especially in hindsight, and you can see ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

Review: Fear and Misery of the Third Reich

Nutzerbericht  - Danny Daley - Goodreads

Bertolt Brecht's anti-nazi play from the 1930's in its 24 scene format. I read this along with Joseph Kanon's "Leaving Berlin," a historical novel set in post WW2 Germany in which Brecht is a minor ... Vollständige Rezension lesen


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Bertolt Brecht was born in 1898 and is acknowledged as one of the great German dramatists, poet, playwright, and theatre director whose plays, work with the Berliner Ensemble and writing have had a considerable influence on the theatre. His landmark plays include The Threepenny Opera, Life of Galileo, Mother Courage and Her Children, The Good Person of Szechwan, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui.

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