Beyond the Wall Jenseits der Mauer

This encyclopedic volume features over 2500 items from its extraordinary collections.

Beyond the Wall  Jenseits der Mauer

This encyclopedic volume features over 2500 items from its extraordinary collections. Never before has a book included this full a spectrum of art, archives, and artifacts from socialist East Germany: official symbols and dissident expressions, the spectacular and the routine, the mass-produced and the handmade, the funny and the tragic. Packaged in a slick, portable box, the book also comes with a facsimile of a GDR family scrapbook, documenting real and imagined travels both within East Germany, and across the border. --amazon.com

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Beyond the Wall: Jenseits der Mauer
Language: en
Pages: 900
Authors: Justinian Jampol
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-15 - Publisher: Taschen America Llc

This encyclopedic volume features over 2500 items from its extraordinary collections. Never before has a book included this full a spectrum of art, archives, and artifacts from socialist East Germany: official symbols and dissident expressions, the spectacular and the routine, the mass-produced and the handmade, the funny and the tragic.
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Pages: 903
Authors: Wende Museum
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Pages: 250
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Pages: 175
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