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The Resource Demolition on Karl Marx Square : cultural barbarism and the people's state in 1968, Andrew Demshuk, (electronic resource)

Demolition on Karl Marx Square : cultural barbarism and the people's state in 1968, Andrew Demshuk, (electronic resource)

Label
Demolition on Karl Marx Square : cultural barbarism and the people's state in 1968
Title
Demolition on Karl Marx Square
Title remainder
cultural barbarism and the people's state in 1968
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Demshuk
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The 1968 demolition of Leipzig's medieval University Church represents an essential turning point in relations between Communist authorities and the people they claimed to serve. The largest East German protest between the 1953 Uprising and 1989 Revolution, this intimate story clarifies how the dictatorial system operated and lost public belief"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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1980-
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Demshuk, Andrew
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pauliner-Universitätskirche zu Leipzig
  • Protest movements
  • Protest movements
  • College buildings
  • Wrecking
  • Architecture and state
  • Political culture
  • Communism
  • Leipzig (Germany)
  • Germany (East)
Label
Demolition on Karl Marx Square : cultural barbarism and the people's state in 1968, Andrew Demshuk, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-252) and index
Contents
A Brief Chronology : Augustus Square--Karl Marx Square -- Missed Chances, 1949-1959 -- Outrage at the Exhibition of 1960 -- Demolitions and Dread, 1961-1964 -- The Buildup to Detonation in 1968 -- Total Disconnect, 1968-1988 -- Epilogue: The Unmasterable Memory Site -- Glossary of Leading Figures
Control code
ssj0001841414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 256 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Available to multiple simultaneous users
Isbn
9780190645120
Isbn Type
(hardback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2016051639
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001841414
Label
Demolition on Karl Marx Square : cultural barbarism and the people's state in 1968, Andrew Demshuk, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-252) and index
Contents
A Brief Chronology : Augustus Square--Karl Marx Square -- Missed Chances, 1949-1959 -- Outrage at the Exhibition of 1960 -- Demolitions and Dread, 1961-1964 -- The Buildup to Detonation in 1968 -- Total Disconnect, 1968-1988 -- Epilogue: The Unmasterable Memory Site -- Glossary of Leading Figures
Control code
ssj0001841414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 256 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Available to multiple simultaneous users
Isbn
9780190645120
Isbn Type
(hardback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2016051639
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001841414

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