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My native city, in what sort of state do...

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

My native city, in what sort of state do I find it?
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Translated titles:
"Rückkehr" = "Return"
"Die Heimkehr" = "The homecoming"

1 Eisler: "There, where"


  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to English copyright © 2010 by Sharon Krebs

Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956), "Rückkehr", copyright ©
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Hanns Eisler, Eduard Steuermann. Go to the text.


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