Burning the books : a history of the deliberate destruction of knowledge /

Opening with the notorious bonfires of "un-German" and Jewish literature in 1933 that offered such a clear signal of Nazi intentions, Burning the Books takes us on a 3000-year journey through the destruction of knowledge and the fight against all the odds to preserve it. Richard Ovenden, d...

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Main Author: Ovenden, Richard.
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2020.
Edition:First Harvard University Press edition.
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