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Mann, Klaus (1906–1949) By Evelein, Johannes

DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM1132-1
Published: 01/10/2016
Retrieved: 23 July 2024, from


Klaus Heinrich Thomas Mann was born in 1906 into Germany’s most famous family of writers, in which, he would later write, ‘everything has already been formulated’. Precocious and bent on making his own mark as a writer, his name – a trademark with both Thomas and Heinrich Mann ranking among the most celebrated writers of their time – granted him early access to publication venues, though it also proved at times to be a burden.

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