Thomas Mann's The Magic Mountain

Thomas Mann's The Magic Mountain

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eBook - 2011
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Thomas Mann's novel The Magic Mountain presents a panorama of European society in the first two decades of the 20th century and depicts the philosophical and metaphysical dilemmas facing people in the modern age. In the years leading up to the First World War the fundamental elements of human nature were thrown into sharp relief by the political tensions that resulted in the ultimate metaphor for the innate destructiveness of humankind: the War itself. If such a war is the true expression of ...
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2011
ISBN: 9781443834032
1443834033
9781283369886
1283369885
9781443833578
1443833576
Characteristics: 1 online resource (363 pages)

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