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Goodbye to Berlin

Author: Christopher Isherwood
Publisher: London : Minerva, 1998. ©1939
Series: Methuen modern fiction
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This a semi autobiographical account of Isherwood's time in 1930s Berlin. Written as a connected series of six short stories the book, first published in 1939, is a brilliant evocation of the decadence and repression, glamour and sleaze of Berlin society. Isherwood shows the lives of people at threat from the rise of the Nazis: Natalia Laundauer, the rich, Jewish heiress, Peter and Otto, a gay couple and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Isherwood
ISBN: 0749390549 9780749390549
OCLC Number: 877917480
Description: 256 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Methuen modern fiction
Responsibility: Christopher Isherwood.

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This a semi autobiographical account of Isherwood's time in 1930s Berlin. Written as a connected series of six short stories the book, first published in 1939, is a brilliant evocation of the decadence and repression, glamour and sleaze of Berlin society. Isherwood shows the lives of people at threat from the rise of the Nazis: Natalia Laundauer, the rich, Jewish heiress, Peter and Otto, a gay couple and the 'divinely decadent' Sally Bowles, a young English woman who was so memorably portrayed by Liza Minnelli.

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