Berlin : the twenties / Rainer Metzger ; Christian Brandstätter, picture editor

Author(s): Metzger, Rainer
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Subjects: Arts and society--Germany--Berlin--History--20th century
Berlin (Germany)--Civilization--20th century
Berlin (Germany)--History--1918-1945
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, German (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Abrams, 2007
LC Classification: D, DD
Physical Description: 400 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Alternate Title(s): Berlin.
Additional Authors: Brandstätter, Christian
Notes: LCCN: 2006100746
ISBN: 9780810993297 (hardcover)
ISBN: 0810993295
Includes index
Translation of: Berlin : die Zwanzigerjahre : Kunst und Kultur 1918-1933
Contents: Rapid growth and excess -- The November vanishing point: revolution and reaction -- War and peace: Expressionism and Dada -- Vile circumstances: the aesthetics of Verism -- Unity and purity: utopias, collectives and futurisms -- The metropolis of the modern -- The cult and culture of superficiality: new objectivity -- Eternity in transience: Berlin and the other modernity -- Four million Berliners cannot be ignored: the argument of the masses -- The capital of the Reich, or, how was it possible?
OCLC Number: 76940008
ISBN/ISSN: 9780810993297
0810993295