TITLE

INTRODUCTION: Bombs over Dresden and the Rosenkavalier in the Skies

AUTHOR(S)
Lepenies, Wolf
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Seduction of Culture in German History;2006, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter of the book "The Seduction of Culture in German History," by Wolf Lepenies is presented. It explores the bombing of Dresden, Germany on February 13, 1945, in which the loss of great works of art hit Adolf Hitler much harder than the destruction of large residential districts. It mentions that it is not only the German middle classes but Germany as a whole has distinguished itself by its cultural achievements and aspirations.
ACCESSION #
53733699

 

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