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Richard Wagner and Friedrich Nietzsche : Appropriation and Reception in the Third Reich

  title={Richard Wagner and Friedrich Nietzsche : Appropriation and Reception in the Third Reich},
  author={Mina R. Marsow and Steven P. Remy and Jillian R. Cavanaugh and Richard Wagner},


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