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- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014; US$ 27.99
A smartly guided romp, entertaining and enlightening, through Europe ?s most charismatic and enigmatic city It isn?t Europe?s most beautiful city, or its oldest. Its architecture is not more impressive than that of Rome or Paris; its museums do not hold more treasures than those in Barcelona or London. And yet, when citizens of ?New York, Tel... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 46.00
Dieses Buch stellt populäre Thesen über die Protestbewegung und eine »68er-Generation« in Frage. Andrea Wienhaus' Untersuchung konkreter Akteur_innen von »1968« geht erstmals über Einzelpersonen hinaus: Anhand einer Kollektivbiografie von Mitgliedern des Sozialistischen Deutschen Studentenbundes im Umfeld der Freien Universität Berlin nimmt sie die... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 38.00
In vielen Museen in Ostdeutschland ist die Geschichte des Nationalsozialismus immer noch ein Randthema. Dieser Band nimmt sich des Defizits an und zeigt: Lokale und regionale Museen sind in besonderer Weise geeignet, das Eindringen des Nationalsozialismus in die Haltungen und Handlungen konkreter Gesellschaften zu thematisieren. Auf diese Weise können... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 57.95
The East German Ministry of State Security, popularly known as the Stasi, was one of the largest and most intrusive secret police systems in world history. So extensive was the system of surveillance and control that in any given year throughout the 1970s and 1980s, about one in fifty of the 13 million East German adults were working for the Stasi... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 57.95
The book charts the dramatic months leading to one of the most profound changes of the 20th century, the opening of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and the restoration of German unity in 1990. The author analyses the nature of Communist rule in the GDR over 40 years, its few strengths and its many weaknesses, and the myths which grew up around it. This book... more...
- Troubador Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 12.99
The Holocaust has been presented as an aberration, confined to Germany and the Nazi leaders who held power during the twelve years after 1933. Responsibility has been heaped upon a few villains in jackboots and black uniforms, but behind these nightmare monsters lie other spectres whose names are barely remembered; whose lives are forgotten. more...
- Osprey Publishing 2014; US$ 15.95
In the opening days of Nazi Germany's Blitzkrieg campaigns, few aircraft could invoke as much terror as the Junkers Ju 87. Nicknamed the "Stuka" (an abbreviation of Sturzkampfflugzeug - the German term for "dive-bomber"), the Ju 87 was perhaps the most feared tactical bomber of the ETO. With its fixed landing gear and inverted gull wings, the Stuka... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 90.95
The first part of a two-volume history of the Habsburg Empire from its medieval origins to its dismemberment in the First World War. This important volume (which is self-contained) meets a long-felt need for a systematic survey in English of the Habsburgs and their lands in the late medieval and early modern periods. It is primarily concerned with... more...