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I will bear witness : a diary of the Nazi years

Author: Victor Klemperer
Publisher: New York : Random House, 1998-1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A work of literature as well as a revelation of the day-by-day horror of Nazi Germany, "I Will Bear Witness" is "the best written, most evocative, most observant record of daily life in the Third Reich" ("The New York Times")--vivid accounts of events Klemperer witnesses, conversations he overhears, and character studies of both victims and victimizers, fanatics and opportunists of all sorts.
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Genre/Form: Diaries
History
Personal narratives
Sources
Named Person: Victor Klemperer; Victor Klemperer; Victor Klemperer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Victor Klemperer
ISBN: 0679456961 9780679456964 0965089231 9780965089234 0375502408 9780375502408 0375753788 9780375753787 0375756973 9780375756979
OCLC Number: 38551047
Awards: Winner of ALA Notable Books (Nonfiction) 2000
Description: 2 volumes : portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: [1] 1933-1941 --
[2] 1942-1945.
Other Titles: Ich will Zeugnis ablegen bis zum letzten.
Responsibility: Victor Klemperer ; translated by Martin Chalmers.

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A work of literature as well as a revelation of the day-by-day horror of Nazi Germany, "I Will Bear Witness" is "the best written, most evocative, most observant record of daily life in the Third Reich" ("The New York Times")--vivid accounts of events Klemperer witnesses, conversations he overhears, and character studies of both victims and victimizers, fanatics and opportunists of all sorts.

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