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Nights of the long knives

Hans Hellmut Kirst

Nights of the long knives

by Hans Hellmut Kirst

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Die Nächte der langen Messer.

StatementHans Hellmut Kirst ; translated by J. Maxwell Brownjohn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.K599 Nj4, PT2621.I76 Nj4
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p. ;
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4588160M
ISBN 100002224097
LC Control Number77350107
OCLC/WorldCa2817865

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THE NIGHTS OF THE LONG KNIVES. Ernest Rohm really did die during ""the night of the long knives""; the concentration camps that Wesel's men design match the ones at Dachau and Belsen. Despite a disastrous translation (veddy British mixed with awkward Americanese), this seems likely to replicate the early Kirst successes more than his later.

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