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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more



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Title: Amsterdamer Beiträge zur Älteren Germanistik 65
Edited By: Erika Langbroek
Arend Quak
Annelies Roeleveld
URL: http://www.rodopi.nl/senj.asp?BookId=ABAG+65
Series Title: Amsterdamer Beiträge zur Älteren Germanistik
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Inhalt

Frederik Kortlandt: The Origin of the Vestjysk Stød

Harry Perridon: How old is the Vestjysk Stød

Wolfgang Beck: Neues zur Runeninschrift auf dem Goldbrakteaten Schonen II C

Dietrich Schürr: Zu Z. 50 des Hiltibrantliedes

Valentine A. Pakis: The Literary Status of Muspilli in the History
of Scholarship: Two Peculiar Trends

Kenny Louwen: Zur Lesart und Hybridität der altniederländischen Federprobe

Jeremy Bergerson: Observations on a, o in unstressed Syllables in Middle Dutch

Ludo Jongen: The Emperor, the Saint and the Poet. For whom did Heinrich von
Veldeke write the Sint-Servaaslegende?

Martin Baisch: Gahmuret und Belakane. Textkritik und Interpretation

Andreas Wutz: Der doppelte Loys - ein Vergleich der Königsgestalt in
Wolframs von Eschenbach Willehalm mit der altfranzösischen Vorlage
Aliscans

Albrecht Classen: Objects of Memory as Hermeneutic Media in Medieval German
Literature. Hartmann von Aue’s Gregorius, Wolfram von Eschenbach’s
Parzival, Thüring von Ringoltingen’s Melusine, and Fortunatus

Rasma Lazda-Cazers: Landscape as Other in the Livländische Reimchronik
Edward G. Fichtner: The “Trojanerkrieg” and the Composition of Ulrich
Füetrer’s Buch der Abenteuer

Rianne Mus: ‘Ik han mynen heren sen, des mach ik wol der warheyt gen’. Die
‘Thomasszene’ im Wienhäuser Osterspielfragment

Ellen Baßler und Ernst Hellgardt: Die Freckenhorster Heberolle - eine
Fälschung? (Verbesserte Fassung)

Publication Year: 2009
Publisher: Rodopi
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Ling & Literature
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9789042025752
Pages: 346
Prices: Europe EURO 68.00