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Author Vees-Gulani, Susanne, 1970-

Title Trauma and guilt : literature of wartime bombing in Germany / Susanne Vees-Gulani
Published Berlin ; New York : W. de Gruyter, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (217 pages)
Contents Trauma and its consequences -- Confronting the past? : the role of guilt and shame in postwar Germany -- The view from within : the air war in German writing -- A welcome catastrophe : Jewish-German voices -- International reactions to the bombings
Summary This book analyzes postwar literary works on large area bombings of German cities both in the context of trauma theory and questions of guilt and shame about Germany's Nazi past, embedding the recent debate surrounding the air war of World War II and its influence on German culture in a broader historical, societal, and psychological context
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject German literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Psychic trauma in literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Psychological aspects.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany -- Literature and the war.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003055782
ISBN 3110202034