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The Resource The house of Wittgenstein : a family at war, Alexander Waugh

The house of Wittgenstein : a family at war, Alexander Waugh

Label
The house of Wittgenstein : a family at war
Title
The house of Wittgenstein
Title remainder
a family at war
Statement of responsibility
Alexander Waugh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The triumphs and vicissitudes of a family held together by a fanatical love of music yet torn apart by money, madness, conflicts of loyalty and the upheaval of two world wars. The Wittgenstein family was one of the richest in Europe, and in the 20th century produced Paul, the world-famous pianist, and Ludwig, the philosopher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Waugh, Alexander
Dewey number
  • 943.6'130441'0922
  • 943.613
  • 943.613044
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wittgenstein family
  • Rich people
  • Intellectuals
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Vienna (Austria)
  • Vienna (Austria)
  • Biography
Label
The house of Wittgenstein : a family at war, Alexander Waugh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-344) and index
Control code
9780747591856
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
[viii], 366 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780747591856
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
The house of Wittgenstein : a family at war, Alexander Waugh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-344) and index
Control code
9780747591856
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
[viii], 366 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780747591856
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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