Grass Günter Wilhelm


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 (gräs), Günter Wilhelm 1927-2015.
German writer whose novels, notably The Tin Drum (1959) and Dog Years (1963), concern the political and social climate of Germany during and after World War II. He won the 1999 Nobel Prize for literature.
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