WorldCat Identities

Schneider, Peter 1940-

Overview
Works: 160 works in 578 publications in 6 languages and 8,664 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Domestic fiction  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Political fiction  Interviews  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Honoree, Creator, Editor, Other, Author of screenplay, Contributor
Classifications: PT2680.N37, 943.087
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Schneider
The German comedy : scenes of life after the wall by Peter Schneider ( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and German and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clarifies the confusing reality of the new Germany, the symbol no longer of postwar rifts but of a new political order
The wall jumper : a novel by Peter Schneider ( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and German and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Mauerspringer : Erzählung by Peter Schneider ( Book )
30 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in German and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extreme Mittellage : eine Reise durch das deutsche Nationalgefühl by Peter Schneider ( Book )
23 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lenz : eine Erzählung by Peter Schneider ( Book )
45 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman om en marxistisk student, der indser falskheden i de intellektuelles arbejdersolidaritet
Couplings by Peter Schneider ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trio of couples test the validity of a treatise by one of their group, a molecular biologist. The treatise is that a love relationship in Berlin has a life expectancy of only three years, 167 days and two hours. A witty look at love by the author of the non-fiction, The German Comedy
Paarungen : Roman by Peter Schneider ( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in German and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Stadt gibt es so nicht mehr: ein zerstrittenes Paar, durch eine Mauer hermetisch in Ost und West getrennt, ein Menetekel, ein gespaltener, Moloch, aus dem die Geschichte für eine Weile verabschiedet zu haben scheint. Im Schatten der berüchtigen Trennmauer aber reproduziert sich zwanghaft das Motiv von Paarung und Trennung. "Am seltsamsten war, daß die Bewohner ihren Mauertick nicht zu bemerken schienen. Als führten sie mit ihrem rastlosen Teilen und Trennen ein Muster aus, das in ihre Seele eingeprägt war." Auch in der Liebe wütet ein Trennungsvirus, und niemand scheint dagegen gefeit. Drei Freunde, Stammgäste einer der unzähligen Stammkneipen im Zentrum der westlichen Halbstadt, tauschen ihre Erfahrungen aus. Eduard, Biochemiker, lebt in getrennten Wohnungen und scheinbar stabiler Beziehung mit Klara, bis ihn eines Tages Zweifel an seiner Liebesfähigkeit befallen. Theo, Schriftsteller und offizieller "Mauerspringer" von "drüben", nutzt seinen Doppelpaß zu bequemen Fluchten und Ausfluchten, bevor die Stasi seiner hinhaltenden Beziehung zu Pauline ein Ende setzt. André, international gefragter Komponist, stürzt sich, Rettung aus dem eigenen Beziehungschaos suchend, in eine Ehe, die die Hochzeit nicht übersteht
Eduards Heimkehr : Roman by Peter Schneider ( Book )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in German and Greek, Modern and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Na de val van de Berlijnse Muur erft een Duitse gen-bioloog uit Amerika een groot huis in Berlijn, maar juridische problemen en de kloof tussen Oost en West verstoren zijn tijdelijk verblijf aldaar
Eduard's homecoming by Peter Schneider ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eduard, a German scientist and child of postwar Berlin, now living with his wife and three children in California, discovers that he has inherited an apartment building in the former East Berlin
Das versprechen The promise by Margarethe von Trotta ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in German and English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
East-Berlin, 1961, shortly after the erection of the Wall. Konrad, Sophie and three of their friends plan a daring escape to Western Germany. The attempt is successful, except for Konrad, who remains behind. From then on, and for the next 28 years, Konrad and Sophie will attempt to meet again, in spite of the Iron Curtain. Konrad, who has become a reputed Astrophysicist, tries to take advantage of scientific congresses outside Eastern Germany to arrange encounters with Sophie. But in a country where the political police, the Stasi, monitors the moves of all suspicious people (such as Konrad's sister Barbara and her husband Harald), preserving one's privacy, ideals and self-respect becomes an exhausting fight, even as the Eastern block begins its long process of disintegration
Vati : Erzählung by Peter Schneider ( Book )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skylla : Roman by Peter Schneider ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in German and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vom Ende der Gewissheit by Peter Schneider ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Und wenn wir nur eine Stunde gewinnen--" : wie ein jüdischer Musiker die Nazi-Jahre überlebte by Peter Schneider ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in German and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Wette : Erzählungen by Peter Schneider ( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in German and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deutsche Ängste : sieben Essays by Peter Schneider ( Book )
8 editions published in 1988 in German and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schon bist du ein Verfassungsfeind : d. unerwartete Anschwellen d. Personalakte d. Lehrers Kleff by Peter Schneider ( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in German and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atempause : Versuch, meine Gedanken über Literatur u. Kunst zu ordnen by Peter Schneider ( Book )
11 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in German and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ansprachen; Reden, Notizen, Gedichte by Peter Schneider ( Book )
11 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in German and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Fest der Missverständnisse : Erzählungen by Peter Schneider ( Book )
6 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
P. Schneider
Shnaider, Peṭer 1940-
Shunaidā, Pētā 1940-
Snai͏̈nter, Peter 1940-
Syunaidŏ, P'et'ŏ 1940-
שניידר, פטר 1940-
シュナイダー, ペーター
ペーター・シュナイダー 1940-
Languages
German (251)
English (28)
French (5)
Swedish (2)
Greek, Modern (1)
Dutch (1)
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