TITLE

Dancing on the Berlin Wall

AUTHOR(S)
Schorr, Daniel
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
New Leader;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 92 Issue 5, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of witnessing the closing of the border between the eastern and western parts of Berlin, Germany, which is known as the Berlin Wall.
ACCESSION #
56525301

 

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