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Knowledge, science, and literature in early modern Germany

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

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  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • German literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism -- Congresses,
    • Literature and science -- Germany -- History -- Congresses,
    • Knowledge, Sociology of -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Gerhild Scholz Williams and Stephan K. Schindler.
      SeriesUniversity of North Carolina studies in the Germanic languages and literatures ;, no. 116
      ContributionsScholz Williams, Gerhild., Schindler, Stephan K., St. Louis Symposium on German Literature (12th : 1994)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPT238 .K56 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 310 p. :
      Number of Pages310
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL793941M
      ISBN 10080788300X
      LC Control Number95026583

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