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Books Burn Badly

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Published by Random House Publishing Group in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24309507M
ISBN 109781409089490
OCLC/WorldCa656268590

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The Nazi book burnings were a campaign conducted by the German Student Union to ceremonially burn books in Nazi Germany and Austria in the s.

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