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The Resource In the Shadows of a Fallen Wall

In the Shadows of a Fallen Wall

Label
In the Shadows of a Fallen Wall
Title
In the Shadows of a Fallen Wall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Growing up, what Sanford Tweedie knew about East Germany was basically ... nothing. West Germans were our friends; East Germans, the enemy. In 2000, somewhat better informed, Tweedie took advantage of a Fulbright Scholarship to move his family to the eastern German town of Erfurt for the academic year. Far from home and the familiar, with temporary status and a tenuous grasp of the language, he and his wife were curious to see how they would function shorn of all the rules that governed their daily lives-housing, food acquisition, transportation, and even basic communication. As soon as t
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Tweedie, Sanford
Dewey number
  • 814.6
  • 814/.6
  • 914.3104882
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3620.W43 Z46 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Tweedie, Sanford
  • Authors, American
  • Americans
  • Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989
  • Erfurt (Germany)
  • Tweedie, Sanford
  • Berlin Wall (Germany : 1961-1989)
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS
  • TRAVEL
  • Americans
  • Authors, American
  • Germany
  • Germany
Label
In the Shadows of a Fallen Wall
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Walls in Our Heads; 1. Breaking Down the Wall; 2. But for the Weather; 3. Leaving the American Sector; 4. Concrete Details: Your Guide's Tour of Erfurt; 5. ALFs, Autos, and Encounters with the Polizei; 6. Words Fail Me, Yet Again; 7. Destinations and Wanderings; 8. Field without Dreams: Baseball in the Former GDR; 9. The Class That Doesn't Exist in the Country That Once Did; 10. Whatever You Do, Don't Look Down; 11. In Former Times; Afterword: Echoes of a Fallen Wall
Control code
830162302
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803271609
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)830162302
Label
In the Shadows of a Fallen Wall
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Walls in Our Heads; 1. Breaking Down the Wall; 2. But for the Weather; 3. Leaving the American Sector; 4. Concrete Details: Your Guide's Tour of Erfurt; 5. ALFs, Autos, and Encounters with the Polizei; 6. Words Fail Me, Yet Again; 7. Destinations and Wanderings; 8. Field without Dreams: Baseball in the Former GDR; 9. The Class That Doesn't Exist in the Country That Once Did; 10. Whatever You Do, Don't Look Down; 11. In Former Times; Afterword: Echoes of a Fallen Wall
Control code
830162302
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803271609
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)830162302

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