Hitchhiking

Author: Gabriele Eckart
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803267223
Release Date: 1992
Genre: Fiction

Beneath East Berlin's television tower; of opportunists and go-getters; of simple people who find their idyllic weekend niches amid the gray everyday work routine; of others who, with their eyes fixed on money, trudge between construction site, bar, and boarding house; of gaunt functionaries and lovable, old-fashioned elderly ladies. Authentic sketches with delicate strokes, concise, to the point ... It is difficult to conceive of a greater contrast to the official.

The Concise Oxford Duden German Dictionary

Author: Michael Clark
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: UOM:39015047058550
Release Date: 1997
Genre: English language

This revised edition of "The Concise Oxford-Duden German Dictionary" includes a full supplement detailing the changes to the German spelling system ratified in 1996. It contains over 140,000 words and phrases and 240,000 translations