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Germany

  • The German Warby Nicholas Stargardt

    Random House 2015; US$ 39.98

    The Second World War was a German war like no other. The Nazi regime, having started the conflict, turned it into the most horrific war in European history, resorting to genocidal methods well before building the first gas chambers. Over its course, the Third Reich expended and exhausted all its moral and physical reserves, leading to total defeat... more...

  • Introducing Wagnerby Michael White; Kevin Scott

    Icon Books 2015; US$ 6.99

    A fascinating graphic novel-style introduction to the classical composer everyone has heard of - and few truly understand more...

  • Introducing the Holocaustby Haim Bresheeth; Stuart Hood; Litza Jansz

    Icon Books 2015; US$ 6.99

    'Excellent ... an astounding amount of material.' Times Educational Supplement Popular culture often portrays the Holocaust as a horrific drama played out between Nazi executioners and ghetto Jewish victims - in short, a single aberration of history. Introducing the Holocaust is a powerful graphic guide that dissolves this stereotype,... more...

  • The Wages of Guiltby Buruma. Ian

    New York Review Books 2015; US$ 18.95

    In this now classic book, internationally famed journalist Ian Buruma examines how Germany and Japan have attempted to come to terms with their conduct during World War II?a war that they aggressively began and humiliatingly lost, and in the course of which they committed monstrous war crimes. As he travels through both countries, to Berlin and Tokyo,... more...

  • Geschichte als Politikby Stefan Guth

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2015; US$ 84.00

    The long shadow of history still hangs over relations between Germany and Poland. From their disputes about the Versailles borders to the German-Polish détente of the 1970s, historians have consistently helped shape relations between the two nations. History as Politics takes a long-term approach to look at the remarkable continuities and breaks that... more...

  • Pädagogische Konzepte der Nachkriegszeitby Sabine Zohry

    Tectum Verlag 2015; Not Available

    ?Reeducation" ist in der Bildungsforschung ein zentrales Schlagwort in Verbindung mit der Nachkriegszeit in Deutschland. Eine Epoche der Pädagogik, die unter völlig anderen Vorzeichen stand als die Gegenwart, die aber trotzdem großes Erkenntnispotenzial für die heutige Zeit birgt. Sabine Zohry analysiert die Thematik über eine ganz spezielle Facette... more...

  • Ein Feierkult um Schiller?by Fenja Sommer

    Tectum Verlag 2015; Not Available

    Die Faszination für Friedrich Schiller und die Verehrung seiner Person und Werke beginnt schon bald nach seinem Tod 1805. Im Dritten Reich nimmt dies ungeahnte Ausmaße an. Die Person, das Leben und die Werke Schillers werden mit der nationalsozialistischen Ideologie gleichgesetzt. In den Augen der Nationalsozialisten ist Schiller einer der ihren und... more...

  • Verdeckte soziale Netzwerke im Nationalsozialismusby Marten Düring

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 112.00

    Why did people help Jews hide from the Nazis? This study examines interactions between helpers and aid recipients using the methods of social network research. Based on six Berlin case studies, the author looks at the social determinants for willingness to help, trust formation, network effects, and the daily practice of providing help... more...

  • The International Workers? Relief, Communism, and Transnational Solidarityby Kasper Braskén

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 90.00

    The first major study on the making of new cultures, movements and public celebrations of transnational solidarity in Weimar Germany. The book shows how solidarity was used to empower the oppressed in their liberation and resistance movements and how solidarity networks transferred visions and ideas of an alternative global community. more...

  • The International Workers? Relief, Communism, and Transnational Solidarityby Kasper Braskén

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 90.00

    The first major study on the making of new cultures, movements and public celebrations of transnational solidarity in Weimar Germany. The book shows how solidarity was used to empower the oppressed in their liberation and resistance movements and how solidarity networks transferred visions and ideas of an alternative global community. more...