(Paul) Thomas Mann

Cody Pearson

Background info

Er ist Thomas Mann. Vaters name ist Thomas Johann Heinrich Mann. Mütters name ist Julia née da Silva-Bruhns. Geboren am 6. Juni 1875 in Lübeck, Deutschland und gestorben am 12. August 1955 in Zürich, die Schweiz. Er ist Deutscher Romanautor.

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Accomplishments

In 1898 Mann published his first short which was also his first book published. Shortly after in 1901 he published his first novel called Buddenbrooks. Years after in 1929 Mann won a Nobel Prize for his novel The Magic Mountain. Then in 1933 He wrote The Tales of Jacob which became his best-selling book. Finally, a few years before Mann's death he wrote an essay on Leo Tolstoy and Perpetual realism.


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Citations

"(Paul) Thomas Mann." Contemporary Authors Online. Detroit: Gale, 2004. Biography in Context. Web. 12 Nov. 2013.


VAGET, HANS. "Thomas Mann." Europe 1789-1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire. Ed. John Merriman and Jay Winter. Detroit: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2006. Biography in Context. Web. 14 Nov. 2013.


"Thomas Mann." Almanac of Famous People. Gale, 2011. Biography in Context. Web. 14 Nov. 2013.


"Thomas Mann." Merriam Webster's Biographical Dictionary. Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, 1995. Biography in Context. Web. 14 Nov. 2013.


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