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Quotation by Georg Büchner
Peace to the shacks! War on the palaces!
Georg Büchner (1813–1837), German dramatist, revolutionary. Trans. by Gerhard P. Knapp (1994). The Hessian Messenger (1834).
Büchner translates a motto of the French Revolution by Nicolas Chamfort: "Guerre aux châteaux! Paix aux chaumières!..."
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