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Philadelphia, Patricians and Philistines, 1900-1950

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Hardcover, 357 pages
Published May 1st 1981 by Farrar Straus & Giroux (J)
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Lukacs was born in Budapest to a Roman Catholic father and Jewish mother. His parents divorced before the Second World War. During the Second World War he was forced to serve in a Hungarian labour battalion for Jews. During the German occupation of Hungary in 1944-45 he evaded deportation to the death camps, and survived the siege of Budapest. In 1946, as it became clear that Hungary was going to ...more
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