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Recasting historical women

female identity in German biographical fiction

by Stephanie Bird

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Berg in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biographical fiction, German.,
  • Women in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-194) and index.

    Other titlesFemale identity in German biographical fiction
    StatementStephanie Bird.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT749.W6 B57 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 199 p. ;
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL488008M
    ISBN 101859739628, 1859739679
    LC Control Number98217941
    OCLC/WorldCa39199562

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