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- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2014; US$ 16.95
From the New York Times reporters who first uncovered S.S. officer Aribert Heim?s secret life in Egypt comes the never-before-told story of the most hunted Nazi war criminal in the world. Dr. Aribert Heim worked at the Mauthausen concentration camp for only a few months in 1941 but left a devastating mark. According to the testimony of survivors,... more...
- Henry Holt and Co. 2014; US$ 18.99
A provocative and insightful analysis that sheds new light on one of the most puzzling and historically unsettling conundrums Why the Germans? Why the Jews? Countless historians have grappled with these questions, but few have come up with answers as original and insightful as those of maverick German historian Götz Aly. Tracing the prehistory... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95
Heinrich Von Treitschke (1834-1896) was a prolific German historian and political writer during the nineteenth century. An ardent admirer of Prussianism, Treitschke was also deeply anti-Semitic and anti-socialist. This translation by Eden and Cedar Paul of The Origins of Prussianism , published in 1942 and reissued in 1969, made Treitschke?s 1862... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 130.59
The unexpected immigration wave from the former Soviet Union has stabilized and enlarged Jewish life in Germany up from the 1990ies. No doubt: Jews will continue to live in Germany. But what does it mean to live a Jewish life in present Germany? How is it reflected in culture? Who are the new Jewish elites, and how successful is the fight... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 87.04
Juden waren in der Frühen Neuzeit nicht allein Objekte obrigkeitlichen Handelns oder ausschließlich Opfer gesamtgesellschaftlicher Repression. Das zeigen ihre Handlungs- und Argumentationsstrategien in Prozessen am kaiserlichen Reichshofrat gegen die Reichsadeligen als Elite des Alten Reiches, denen in diesem Band erstmals nachgegangen... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 70.71
Die Frühe Neuzeit ist charakterisiert durch die Diversifizierung von Wissensformen als Folge medialer, technologischer, institutioneller und soziokultureller sowie epistemischer Umbrüche und interkultureller Einflüsse. Aus interdisziplinärer Perspektive werden im vorliegenden Band die Transformationen moralisch-ethischer Wissensdiskurse... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2000; US$ 44.99 US$ 38.69
The Nazi regime was a regime of unparalleled destructiveness. Nazism presents both key texts from some of the most innovative and challenging of more recent studies and extracts from the older historiography of the origins, nature, impact, and legacy of the National Socialist regime. It suggests both the need to re-read and re-consider much forgotten... more...
- De Gruyter 1995; US$ 35.00
Bisher unveröffentlichte Dokumente aus schwedischen Archiven, der Gauck-Behörde und dem Zentralen Parteiarchiv (KPD/SED) in Berlin sowie aus dem Nachlass Herbert Wehners bringen Klarheit in einen wichtigen Teil der Biographie eines der bedeutendsten deutschen Nachkriegspolitiker. Herbert Wehners aktive Tätigkeit als Spitzenfunktionär der KPD im schwedischen... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 42.95 US$ 34.36
Throughout the 1800s the process of industrialization contributed to painful social upheaval and wrenching political readjustments in the Kingdom of Prussia, traditionally viewed as Europe's great, modernizing, economic leader. This book illuminates the early years of this transition by examining the contradictory economic policies adopted by the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 39.95
It is often argued that the unification of Germany in 1871 was the inevitable result of the convergence of Prussian power and German nationalism. John Breuilly here shows that the true story was much more complex. For most of the nineteenth century Austria was the dominant power in the region. Prussian-led unification was highly unlikely up until... more...