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I am my own wife : studies for a play about the life of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf

Author: Doug Wright; Charlotte von Mahlsdorf
Publisher: New York : Faber and Faber, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This acclaimed one-man show explores the astonishing true story of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf, a transvestite and celebrated antiques dealer who successfully navigated the two most oppressive regimes of the past century, the Nazis and the Communists.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Historical drama
Named Person: Charlotte von Mahlsdorf; Charlotte von Mahlsdorf
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Doug Wright; Charlotte von Mahlsdorf
ISBN: 0571211747 9780571211746
OCLC Number: 53144711
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Drama, 2004
Description: xxiv, 80 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Doug Wright.
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This acclaimed one-man show explores the astonishing true story of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf, a transvestite and celebrated antiques dealer who successfully navigated the two most oppressive regimes of the past century, the Nazis and the Communists.

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"A play of considerable moral gravity...Outstanding."--The Wall Street Journal

 
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