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The Day of the FREE Book! - 10. May

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The day of the (free) book is a memorial in Germany. He was on 10 May 1947 for the first time at Berlin representatives of all four sectors of culture as a commemoration of the 1933 book burning committed in Germany and the Soviet sector and later in East Germany as the "Day of the free book" continued.

 

In the Federal Republic, it was in 1983 as "Day of the Book", etc. introduced by the Association of German Book Trade.

 

Source Text: Wikipedia

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"Where they burn books, they will ultimately also burn people"

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„Wo man Bücher verbrennt, verbrennt man am Ende auch Menschen“

 

Heinrich Heine 1820

 

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