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  • In der Arena der preußischen Verfassungsdebatteby Karsten Holste

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 126.78

    How did aristocratic landowners in Brandenburg respond to plans for a constitution for the Prussian monarchy at the beginning of the 19 th century? Historians have assumed until now that they contested such plans from the outset. Karsten Holste?s study reveals that the political position of the aristocrats was not inherently anti-constitutional.... more...

  • Ein 'neues' Deutschland? Eine deutsch-französische Bilanz 20 Jahre nach der Vereinigungby Reiner Marcowitz

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 0.00

    Mauerfall und Vereinigung scheinen nach zwanzig Jahren der Vergangenheit anzugehören. Beide Ereignisse haben die Bundesrepublik jedoch nicht nur vergrößert, sondern auch und vor allem tief greifend verändert. In diesem Sammelband untersuchen deutsche und französische Historiker, Kultur- und Literaturwissenschaftler sowie Soziologen, inwieweit die "alte"... more...

  • Vorpommern nördlich der Peene unter dänischer Verwaltung 1715 bis 1721by Martin Meier

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 58.08

    Die Studie zeigt exemplarisch Herrschaftskonstituierung und -sicherung in einem im Kriege gewonnenen Territorium. Dänemark versuchte, dauerhaft den Besitz der eroberten Gebiete Vorpommern und Rügen zu sichern. Wie ihm das gelang, das hatte militärische, ökonomische und politische Ursachen. Besondere Bedeutung fiel der Regionalverwaltung als steuerndem... more...

  • The Rise of Hitlerby Trevor Sailsbury

    Pen and Sword 2015; US$ 13.99

    In 1945, amidst the ruins of a bomb-damaged German home a tattered book, Deutschland Erwache, was recovered as a souvenir by a British soldier. This rare and invaluable primary resource now forms the basis of The Rise of Hitler Illustrated, which is a photographic record of Hitlers' rise to power from when he was born in 1889, as he took over the... more...

  • The Berlin Republicby Winand Gellner; John D. Robertson

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 59.95

    Since German unification in October, 1990, arguments have raged as to whether the integration process of the former East Germany into the western system has been a success. These essays offer fresh insight and perspectives explaining the effects of unification on Germany and the EU as a whole. more...

  • German Unification and the Union of Europeby Jeffrey Anderson

    Cambridge University Press 1999; US$ 29.00

    This book explores the effects of Germany's unification in 1990 on its policies toward the European Union. more...

  • Knowledge Power and Disciplineby Pier Carlo Bontempelli; Gabriele Poole

    University of Minnesota Press 2003; US$ 75.00

    German Studies has confronted many crises, and yet it has managed to maintain its disciplinary system. Using the works of Michel Foucault and Pierre Bourdieu, Bontempelli investigates the principles of German Studies and critically reconstructs its history. Mindful of choice and domination operating at every turn, his book exposes the repressed social... more...

  • Theodor Heuss, Bürger der Weimarer Republikby Michael Dorrmann

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 42.23

    Theodor Heuss was an extraordinarily versatile citizen and committed democrat who defended the Weimar Republic through all its crises. From 1918 onwards he worked as an editor and official in the Guild of German Writers. In addition, he was committed to education in citizenship and worked indefatigably as a writer and public speaker. It... more...

  • Theodor Heuss, Erzieher zur Demokratieby Ernst Wolfgang Becker

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 42.23

    Theodor Heuss is one of the most significant founders of German politics' new political beginning in Germany. As a liberal party politician and leader of the Württemberg-Baden "Kultministerium" (ministry of culture) he gained respect in all four occupied zones. He faced his most important task during 1948/49 in the Parlamentarischer Rat... more...

  • Travel Hamburg, Germanyby MobileReference 2010; US$ 4.99

    Travel Hamburg, Germany - illustrated guide, phrasebook and maps. This illustrated Travel Guide is designed for optimal navigation on Kindle and other electronic devices. It is indexed alphabetically and by category, making it easier to access individual articles. Articles feature information about attractions, landmarks, districts, transportation,... more...