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- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
Wonder and Skepticism in the Middle Ages explores the response by medieval society to tales of marvels and the supernatural, which ranged from firm belief to outright rejection, and asks why the believers believed, and why the skeptical disbelieved. Despite living in a world whose structures more often than not supported belief, there were still... more...
- Stackpole Books 2010; US$ 31.99
Combat history of a renowned German tank regiment in World War II. Covers the unit's formation, its campaigns in Poland and France, and its first months with the Afrika Korps. Firsthand accounts from tank commanders and crews with hundreds of photographs, many of them not available anywhere else. more...
- De Gruyter 2016; US$ 280.75
Eine wirkungsvolle Möglichkeit für Repräsentation monarchischer Herrschaft war die Reise des Herrschers. Mit vorliegendem Band liegt der Forschung erstmals eine Edition archivalischer Quellen zu den Reisen preußischer Monarchen im In- und Ausland zwischen 1797 und 1871 vor. Die Quellen beleuchten deren politisches, ökonomisches und kulturelles... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
This book is the first work to look at the full range of three centuries of the early modern period in regards to infanticide and abortion, a period in which both practices were regarded equally as criminal acts. Faced with dire consequences if they were found pregnant or if they bore illegitimate children, many unmarried women were left with little... more...
- Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 37.99 US$ 32.67
In Different Drummers , Michael Kater explores the underground history of jazz in Hitler's Germany. He offers a frightening and fascinating look at life and popular culture during the Third Reich, showing that for the Nazis, jazz was an especially threatening form of expression. In tracing the growth of what would become a bold and eloquent form... more...
- Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 54.99 US$ 47.29
Music, Piety, and Propaganda: The Soundscapes of Counter-Reformation Bavaria explores the nature of sound as a powerful yet ambivalent force in the religious struggles that permeated Germany during the Counter-Reformation. Author Alexander J. Fisher goes beyond a musicological treatment of composers, styles, and genres to examine how music and sound... more...
- De Gruyter 2016; US$ 67.34
In West Germany profit-hungry speculators were blamed for rising real estate prices and rental costs. Karl Christian Führer analyzes events in the real estate markets in major cities such as Frankfurt, Munich, Hamburg, Cologne, and West Berlin and the heated debate about speculation before 1985. He shatters popular notions while offering... more...
- Bloomsbury Publishing 2012; US$ 11.99
This book outlines and illustrates the living conditions of German civilians in World War II, and the Nazi state's basic structure. German families suffered the same hardships as British labour conscription, extra civic duties, severe shortages of food and necessities, disrupted transport, homelessness and evacuation, separation from loved ones and,... more...