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Author: Günter Grass; Krishna Winston
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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The winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature tells the story of two old men in Berlin -- one a former East German cultural functionary, the other a former mid-level spy -- observing life in the former German Democratic Republic after the fall of the Wall in 1989. Grass weaves a deeply human story laced with pain and humor in equal measure.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Günter Grass; Krishna Winston
ISBN: 0151002304 9780151002306
OCLC Number: 43648689
Notes: "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
Description: xiii, 658 p. ; 25 cm.
Other Titles: Weites Feld.
Responsibility: Günter Grass ; translated from the German by Krishna Winston.
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The winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature tells the story of two old men in Berlin -- one a former East German cultural functionary, the other a former mid-level spy -- observing life in the former German Democratic Republic after the fall of the Wall in 1989. Grass weaves a deeply human story laced with pain and humor in equal measure.

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