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us: Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Walter Bendix Schönflies
  • Variants

    • us: Holz, Detlef, 1892-1940
    • us: Benjamin, W. (Walter), 1892-1940
    • us: Banyaming, 1892-1940
    • us: Benʼyamin, Varutā, 1892-1940
    • us: Peñcamin̲, Vālṭṭar, 1892-1940
    • us: Binyamin, Ṿalṭer, 1892-1940
    • us: בנימין, ולטר
    • us: בנימין, ולטר, 1892־1940
    • us: בנימין, ולטר 1892־1940־־הרצאות, מאמרים, שיחות
    • us: ולטר, בנימין, 1892-1940
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1892-07-15
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1940-09-26
    • Birth Place

        Berlin (Germany)
    • Death Place

        Port-Bou (Spain)
    • Gender

        male
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Journalism
          (lcsh) Criticism
            (lcsh) Philosophy
              (lcsh) Translating and interpreting
                (lcsh) Radio broadcasting
              • Occupation

                  (lcsh) Journalists
                    (lcsh) Critics
                      (lcsh) Philosophers
                        (lcsh) Translators
                          (lcsh) Radio broadcasters
                            (lcsh) Essayists
                        • Use For

                        • Sources

                          • found: His Ursprung des deutschen trauerspiels, 1928.
                          • found: Wobec faszyzmu, 1987: t.p. (Walter Benjamin) cover (W. Benjamin)
                          • found: Pan-ya-ming, 1998: t.p. (Pan-ya-ming; Walter Benjamin)
                          • found: Pasāju-ron, 2003- : v. 1, t.p. (Varutā Benʼyamin [in kana]) t.p. verso (Walter Benjamin [in rom.])
                          • found: Vālṭṭar Peñcamin̲ : nilaimar̲ukkum vāl̲vu, 2004: p. 4 of cover (Vālṭṭar Pen̲ṭiks Ṣōn̲ K̲apḷais Peñcamin̲; b. Jul. 15, 1892, Berlin; Ph.D. (Lit.), 1919; worked as journalist & reporter; d. Sept. 26, 1940)
                          • found: Hayoh hayah paʻam, 2006: t.p. (Ṿalṭer Binyamin)
                          • found: Wikipedia, viewed November 7, 2013 (Walter Benjamin; Walter Bendix Schönflies Benjamin (15 July 1892 - 26 September 1940) was a German literary critic, philosopher, social critic, translator, radio broadcaster and essayist; born Berlin, German Empire; died Portbou, Catalonia, Spain)
                        • LC Classification

                          • PT2603.E455
                        • Editorial Notes

                          • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
                          • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
                        • Change Notes

                          • 1980-03-28: new
                          • 2015-12-14: revised
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