The Allusionist

By Helen Zaltzman for Radiotopia

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109. East West


On 9 November 1989, the demolition of the Berlin Wall began. Within a year, Germany was unified. East Germany dissolved and was incorporated into the Federal Republic of Germany, took on its currency and its rules - and its lexicon. ...

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