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  • A Tragic Fateby Nicholas M. O'Donnell

    American Bar Association 2017; US$ 9.99

    The organized theft of fine art by Nazi Germany has captivated worldwide attention in the last twenty years. As much as any other topic arising out of World War Two, stolen art has proven to be an issue that simply will not go away. Newly found works of art pit survivors and their heirs against museums, foreign nations, and even their own family members.... more...

  • Herausforderung für den Staatby Christina Rathgeber

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 126.99

    The multiple volumes in this series highlight a key aspect of Prussian history previously neglected by historians. A combination of multi-volume selected editions and topical research monographs will document and analyze the relationship between state building, culture, and society in the 19 th and early 20 th centuries. more...

  • The Plots Against Hitlerby Danny Orbach

    Head of Zeus 2017; US$ 16.99

    A new and definitive account of the anti-Nazi underground in Germany and its numerous efforts to assassinate Adolf Hitler. more...

  • The Trial of Adolf Hitlerby David King

    Pan Macmillan 2017; US$ 16.91

    The hitherto untold story of the scandalous courtroom drama that paved the way for the rise of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party. On the evening of November 8, 1923, the thirty-four-year-old Adolf Hitler stormed into a beer hall in Munich, fired his pistol in the air, and proclaimed a revolution. Seventeen hours later, all that remained of his bold... more...

  • 1521by Joachim Knape

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 57.99

    Im Mittelpunkt dieses Buchs stehen drei Redeereignisse auf dem Wormser Reichstag von 1521. Erstmals werden Anklage, Verteidigung und Aburteilung Martin Luthers als rhetorischer Zusammenhang untersucht. Hat Luther seine berühmte Rede wirklich mit dem Ausruf „Hier stehe ich, ich kann nicht anders!“ geschlossen? Was hat die "sola scriptura"-Forderung... more...

  • Peasants and Lords in Modern Germanyby Robert G. Moeller

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 40.00

    This collection of essays, first published in 1986, provides an exciting introduction to modern German agrarian history. The essays offer a revised account of the agricultural sector in an industrial Germany, and provide an extensive methodological, conceptual and thematic range. This collection challenges accepted interpretations, suggests some alternatives... more...

  • Bernhard Lichtenbergby Brenda L. Gaydosh

    Lexington Books 2017; US$ 99.00

    This book is the definitive English biography of the martyred Nazi-era Berlin provost, Bernhard Lichtenberg. In praying for the Jews from the pulpit and resisting the Nazi regime in a variety of ways, Lichtenberg risked and ultimately sacrificed his life for his Christian principles. more...

  • Routledge Revivals: Medieval Germany (2001)by John M. Jeep

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 75.00

    First published in 2001, Medieval Germany: An Encyclopedia provides a comprehensive guide to the German and Dutch-speaking world in the Middle Ages, from approximately C.E. 500 to 1500. It offers detailed accounts of a wide variety of aspects of medieval Germany, including language, literature, architecture, politics, warfare, medicine, philosophy... more...

  • Through the Lion Gateby Gary Bruce

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 23.99

    In the first English-language history of the Berlin zoo, Gary Bruce traces the fascinating story of one of Germany's most popular cultural institutions, from its 19th century displays of "exotic" peoples to Nazi attempts to breed back long-extinct European cattle. As an institution with broad public reach, the zoo for more than 150 years shaped German... more...

  • Mischka's Warby Sheila Fitzpatrick

    I.B.Tauris 2017; US$ 28.50

    In 1943, 22-year-old Latvian Mischka Danos chanced on a terrible sight - a pit filled with the bodies of Jews killed by the occupying Germans. A few months later, escaping conscription into the Waffen-SS in Riga, Mischka entered Hitler’s Reich itself on a student exchange to Germany. There, as the war drew to an end, he narrowly escaped death in the... more...