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Child Abuse in Freud's Vienna: Postcards from the End of the World

  title={Child Abuse in Freud's Vienna: Postcards from the End of the World},
  author={L. Wolff},
On the cusp of the twentieth century, in the most cosmopolitan city in the world, there a sensation that entranced the city's populace as nothing had before--a sensation that cast a great and disturbing shadow over the city, and then vanished, leaving no more trace than a shadow would. Child Abuse in Freud's Vienna is the story of that forgotten sensation in this fabled city. In the autumn of 1899, Vienna's attention was focused not on its extraordinary cultural life, but on child abuse… Expand
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