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- HarperCollins 2010; Not Available
The German Genius is a virtuoso cultural history of German ideas and influence, from 1750 to the present day, by acclaimed historian Peter Watson ( Making of the Modern Mind, Ideas ). From Bach, Goethe, and Schopenhauer to Nietzsche, Freud, and Einstein, from the arts and humanities to science and philosophy, The German Genius is a lively and accessible... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2013; US$ 24.99
Piet and soldier, misanthrope and philospher, Frederick the Great was a contradictory, almost unfathomable man. His conquests made him one of the most formindable and feared leaders of his era. But as a patron of artists and intellectuals, Frederick re-created Berlin as one of the continent's great cities, matching his state's reputation for military... more...
- Osprey Publishing 2013; US$ 9.99
The Third Reich's Waffen-SS defended Nazi Germany's Eastern & Western Fronts, and the Allgemeine-SS ran Holocaust concentration camps such as Auschwitz, Dachau, and Buchenwald. The SS has become the most infamous military formation in history. From its diminutive origins in the 1920s as Hitler's personal bodyguard, by the late war years it grew to... more...
- 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...
- De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2015; US$ 168.00
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 against old... more...
- Osprey Publishing 2014; US$ 13.95
Big Bertha, Germany's World War I top secret mobile artillery piece, easily destroyed French and Belgian forts, helping set the stage for trench warfare. In the first days of World War I, Germany unveiled a new weapon - the mobile 42cm (16.5 inch) M-Gerät howitzer. At the time, it was the largest artillery piece of its kind in the world and a closely... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 18.96
Mit dem Fall der innerdeutschen Mauer am 09. November 1989 erfolgte die Vereinigung von der BRD und der DDR auf Bundesebene. Gleichzeitig war die territoriale Wiedervereinigung Deutschlands der Grundbaustein für eine wirtschaftliche Wiedervereinigung zwischen West- und Ostdeutschland. Mit in Kraft treten des Vertrages über die Wirtschafts-, Währungs-... more...
- Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 30.34
Die Ergebnisse der ostdeutschen Wahlen nach 1989 haben gezeigt, dass Wahltraditionen aus Zeiten der Weimarer Republik nur selten fortbestanden; in einzelnen Regionen jedoch, war ein solches Anknüpfen deutlich erkennbar. Ein besonders prägnantes Beispiel dafür ist das traditionsreiche thüringische Obereichsfeld, die größte katholische Enklave Ostdeutschlands.... more...
- Hodder & Stoughton 2015; Not Available
On 30 April 1945, Adolf Hitler committed suicide. The following day, his propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels also killed himself and the crumbling Third Reich passed to Admiral Karl D?nitz. The Nazis' position seemed hopeless. Yet remarkably, the war in the rest of Europe went on for another ten days. After Hitler looks at these days as a narrative... more...
- Orion Publishing Group 2014; Not Available
BERLIN is a city of fragments and ghosts, a laboratory of ideas, the fount of both the brightest and darkest designs of history's most bloody century. The once arrogant capital of Europe was devastated by Allied bombs, divided by a Wall, then reunited and reborn as one of the creative centres of the world. Today it resonates with the echo of lives... more...