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- The University of North Carolina Press 2003; US$ 29.99
With the outbreak of the Korean War, the poor, rural West German state of Rhineland-Palatinate became home to some of the largest American military installations outside the United States. In GIs and Fr auleins , Maria H ohn offers a rich social history of this German-American encounter and provides new insights into how West Germans negotiated their... more...
- The University of North Carolina Press 2013; US$ 29.99
How do we explain the persistent preoccupation with American Indians in Germany and the staggering numbers of Germans one encounters as visitors to Indian country? As H. Glenn Penny demonstrates, that preoccupation is rooted in an affinity for American Indians that has permeated German cultures for two centuries. This affinity stems directly from German... more...
- The University of North Carolina Press 2012; US$ 29.99
Eli Rubin takes an innovative approach to consumer culture to explore questions of political consensus and consent and the impact of ideology on everyday life in the former East Germany. Synthetic Socialism explores the history of East Germany through the production and use of a deceptively simple material: plastic. Rubin investigates the connections... more...
- 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$ 271.15
Die auf viele Bände angelegte Reihe rückt mit der Kulturstaatsproblematik einen zentralen, bisher von der Geschichtswissenschaft vernachlässigten Aspekt der preußischen Geschichte in den Mittelpunkt des Forschungsinteresses. In einer Kombination von mehrbändigen Auswahleditionen und thematischen Forschungsmonographien wird das Verhältnis... more...
- Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 37.99
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
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...