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Miracle at Verdun

Hans Chlumberg

Miracle at Verdun

by Hans Chlumberg

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Published by V. Gollancz in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated by Edward Crankshaw.
ContributionsCrankshaw, Edward, tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT2605.H5 W82 1932
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p.
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6288697M
LC Control Number33010801
OCLC/WorldCa4744693

GUILD IS PREPARING "MIRACLE AT VERDUN"; Late Hans Chlumberg's Play, With in Cast, May Open at Martin Beck Theatre Mar. Feb. 14, The New York Times Archives Full text is . Get this from a library! The Battle of Verdun. [Alan Axelrod] -- "Called 'the worst battle in history' by military historian Sir Alistair Horne, the Battle of Verdun took place from February 21 through Decem , making the th anniversary of this.

  Jankowski's book offers a model history of warfare." —Philip Jenkins, Books & Culture "Paul Jankowski's Verdun is a great book, truly a masterwork of modern literature. On a much studied event (25 percent of all the many French books on World War I have been about the battle of Verdun), he has given us a work of rare originality and : Oxford University Press. WHATEVER its other claims to distinction, the Guild's production of Herr Chlumberg's "Miracle at Verdun" seems to possess the most international of recent Broadway casts. View Full Article in.

  Miracle at Verdun received stage and radio productions in European countries and Great Britain during the early s. The script used in England was translated by Edward Crankshaw. The play appeared in London during the Fall of at the Embassy Theatre and then it moved to the Comedy Theatre. The Miracle of Stalag 8A is a retelling of the fascinating story of Olivier Messiaen's composition of his Quartet for the End of Time. Set in France & Germany from to , Messiaen served in the French army, was captured at Verdun, and sent to Stalag 8A in Gorlitz, Germany, where he composed the great work, The Quartet for the End of Time/5.


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Verdun: The Longest Battle of the Great War is about the significance and the background behind the titular battle. The book explores the reasons behind the battle, perspectives regarding it, and the impact that the battle had on both sides.

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