- (1884-1958)German historical novelist. He was born in Munich. He wrote plays as a young man and in 1926 his novel Jud Suss was published. Eventually he settled in the US. His novel The Oppermanns deals with a German Jewish family during the rise of Nazism. He also wrote a historical trilogy on the life of Josephus.
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FEUCHTWANGER, LION — (1884–1958), German historical novelist. Feuchtwanger was born into a Bavarian Jewish family. Coming from the Jewish community of Fuerth the Feuchtwangers settled in Munich in the mid 1840s, established a successful private bank and a factory for … Encyclopedia of Judaism
Feuchtwanger, Lion — (1884 1958) novelist; his best work treated the problem of being Jewish in a non Jewish world. Born to an Orthodox family in Munich, he studied philosophy, German language, and anthropology and com pleted a doctorate in 1907. Through his drama … Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik
Feuchtwanger, Lion — (1884–1958) German novelist. Born in Munich, Feuchtwanger was a prolific author of popular books, chiefly on historical subjects, works notable for strong narrative and a colourful sense of period. Several of his books explore Jewish history,… … Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament
Feuchtwanger, Lion — ▪ German writer born July 7, 1884, Munich, Ger. died Dec. 21, 1958, Los Angeles, Calif., U.S. German novelist and playwright known for his historical romances. Born of a Jewish family, Feuchtwanger studied philology and literature at… … Universalium
Feuchtwanger, Lion — pseud. di Wetcheek, Lion … Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione
Feuchtwanger, Lion — (1884–1958) German writer … Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors
Lion Feuchtwanger — (* 7. Juli 1884 in München; † 21. Dezember 1958 in Los Angeles) war ein deutscher Schriftsteller und einer der meistgelesenen deutschsprachigen Autoren des 20. Jahrhunderts. Briefmarke der Deutschen Post der DDR aus der Serie … Deutsch Wikipedia
Lion Feuchtwanger — Lion Feuchtwanger. Lion Feuchtwanger (7 de julio de 1884 21 de diciembre de 1958), que escribió un tiempo bajo el pseudónimo de J.L. Wetcheek, fue un novelista alemán. Contenido … Wikipedia Español
Feuchtwanger — Feuchtwanger, Lion, Schriftsteller, * München 7. 7. 1884, ✝ Los Angeles 21. 12. 1958; war Theaterkritiker, lebte viel im Ausland; 1914 wurde er bei Kriegsbeginn in Tunis interniert, floh nach Deutschland, wo er an der Revolution von 1918… … Universal-Lexikon
Lion Feuchtwanger — Stamp in memory of Lion Feuchtwanger Lion Feuchtwanger (7 July 1884 – 21 December 1958) was a German Jewish novelist and playwright. A prominent figure in the literary world of Weimar Germany, he influenced contemporaries including playwright… … Wikipedia