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- University of California Press 2002; US$ 50.00 US$ 40.00
The life of Count Harry Kessler (1868-1937), the famous Anglo-German art patron, writer, and activist, offers a vivid and engrossing perspective on the tumultuous transformation of art and politics that took place in modern Europe between 1890 and 1930. In the first half of his career Kessler was one of the most ardent and well-known champions of aesthetic... more...
- The History Press 2011; US$ 13.11
On 10 May 1941, Rudolf Hess - Deputy Fuhrer of the Third Reich - embarked on his astonishing flight from Augsburg to Scotland. At dusk the same day, he parachuted on to a Scottish moor and was taken into custody. His arrival provoked widespread curiosity and speculation, which has continued to this day. Why did Hess fly to Scotland? Had Hitler authorised... more...
- De Gruyter 2012; US$ 154.00
On the occasion of the 2000-year anniversary of the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest, archeologists, historians, and art historians assembled at the Freie Universität of Berlin for a special lecture series. This volume documents this interdisciplinary conference and presents an exemplary range of different research perspectives for exploring... more...
- The History Press 2011; US$ 27.69
Helmut and Charlotte Jacobitz were born in Berlin during the mid-1920s. They experienced depression and inflation, and witnessed violence as fascists and communists vied for control of Germany. When the Nazis prevailed, they survived the 12 years of the Third Reich. Drafted in 1943, Helmut was wounded fighting in Normandy. Charlotte, meanwhile, worked... more...
- Berghahn Books 2012; US$ 34.95
Reinhart Koselleck (1923?2006) was one of most imposing and influential European intellectual historians in the twentieth century. Constantly probing and transgressing the boundaries of mainstream historical writing, he created numerous highly innovative approaches, absorbing influences from other academic disciplines as represented in the work of... more...
- De Gruyter 1989; US$ 280.00
Fürstliche Territorialhoheit Und Lokale Adelsgewalt: Die Herrschaftliche Durchdringung Des Ländlichen Raumes Zwischen Elbe Und Aller (1300-1700): Die ... Raumes Zwischen Elbe Und Aller (Ve) more...
- De Gruyter 2007; US$ 154.00
Both Germany and Italy take an intense interest in each other's history between the seizure of power (1922 in Italy, 1933 in Germany) and the end of the Second World War. From a comparative viewpoint there has however been relative neglect of the question of how academe, the state, and society have attempted to come to terms with the heritage... more...
Staatsarchiv Hamburg. Archiv der Hansestadt Lübeck: Überlieferung aus der Staatsverwaltung bis 1937. Indices: Staatsarchiv Hamburg Teil 1 u. 2, Archiv d. Hansestadt Lübeck sowie Staatsarchiv BremenDe Gruyter 1999; US$ 210.00
Inventar zur Geschichte der deutschen Arbeiterbewegung in den staatlichen Archiven der Bundesrepublik Deutschland more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 29.99
Entziehen die Menschen in Deutschland der Demokratie das Vertrauen? Dies legen immer neue Schlagzeilen über Politiker- und Parteienverdrossenheit, wachsende Wahlmüdigkeit und eine vitalisierte Prostestkultur nahe. Sie fordern neue Formen demokratischer Entscheidungsfindung ein. Der vor liegende Band sucht Antworten. Kann tatsächlich von einer nachhaltig... more...