Essays and fragments
Various biographical essays and fragments by the author, translator and teacher Paul Amann.
- Amann, Paul, 1884-1958 (Person)
Language of Materials
This collection is in German, English and French.
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Born in Prague in 1884, Amann taught at a Gymnasium in Vienna and was also an author and translator, translating the works of Romain Rolland into German. He emigrated to France in 1939 and to the United States in 1941, where he taught at various colleges until his death in Fairfield, Connecticut, in 1958.
- Amann, Paul, 1884-1958
- Austria -- History -- Anschluss, 1938
- Biographical sources
- College teachers
- Concentration camps
- Europe -- Emigration and immigration
- Jewish refugees
- Les Sables-d’Olonne (France)
- Rolland, Romain, 1866-1944
- United States -- Emigration and immigration
- World War, 1914-1918
- World War, 1939-1945
- Zweig, Stefan, 1881-1942
- Inventory of Essays and fragments, 1900-1950 ME 740
- © 2009
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- The inventory is in English.
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