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The Resource The bells in their silence : travels through Germany, Michael Gorra

The bells in their silence : travels through Germany, Michael Gorra

Label
The bells in their silence : travels through Germany
Title
The bells in their silence
Title remainder
travels through Germany
Statement of responsibility
Michael Gorra
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nobody writes travelogues about Germany. The country spurs many anxious volumes of investigative reporting--books that worry away at the "German problem," World War II, the legacy of the Holocaust, the Wall, reunification, and the connections between them. But not travel books, not the free-ranging and impressionistic works of literary nonfiction we associate with V.S. Naipaul and Bruce Chatwin. What is it about Germany and the travel book that puts them seemingly at odds? With one foot in the library and one on the street, Michael Gorra offers both an answer to this question and his own trav
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gorra, Michael Edward
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travel writing
  • Germany
  • Germany
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Literature
  • Travel
  • Travel writing
  • Germany
Label
The bells in their silence : travels through Germany, Michael Gorra
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: The Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog; CHAPTER ONE: Cultural Capital; CHAPTER TWO: The Peculiarities of German Travel; CHAPTER THREE: Visible Cities; CHAPTER FOUR: The Dentist's House; CHAPTER FIVE: Fragments and Digressions; CHAPTER SIX: Hauptstadt; CHAPTER SEVEN: Family Chronicles; Sources and Suggestions for Further Reading; Acknowledgments; Index
Control code
ocn436874210
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 211 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400826018
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttxr10
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436874210
Label
The bells in their silence : travels through Germany, Michael Gorra
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: The Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog; CHAPTER ONE: Cultural Capital; CHAPTER TWO: The Peculiarities of German Travel; CHAPTER THREE: Visible Cities; CHAPTER FOUR: The Dentist's House; CHAPTER FIVE: Fragments and Digressions; CHAPTER SIX: Hauptstadt; CHAPTER SEVEN: Family Chronicles; Sources and Suggestions for Further Reading; Acknowledgments; Index
Control code
ocn436874210
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 211 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400826018
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttxr10
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436874210

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