The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,603,993 members ⚫ 1,165,375 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
19th-20th centuries

Most popular at the top

  • Standesgemäße Ordnung in der Moderneby Daniel Menning

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 91.00

    Daniel Menning examines how nobility defined itself as a social group after the dissolution of estate?based society. He reveals continuities in the self?concept of the nobility along with efforts for reform. Not least, new strategies were needed for holding onto control of family estates in the new republican environment. Menning has researched... more...

  • The Question of German Unificationby Imanuel Geiss

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 45.95

    The course of recent German history has been volatile. Events in Eastern Europe, the collapse of European Communism and German Re-Unification has brought issues of Germany's status into the arena of world politics. The Question of German Unification presents an introduction to the last two hundred years of German history and addresses questions raised... more...

  • Heroisierte Opferby Maria Pohn-Weidinger

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 54.99

    Im Mittelpunkt der Untersuchung stehen Frauenbiographien im Nationalsozialismus: die biographische Selbst-Konstruktionen von nicht-verfolgten Frauen, die im Wien der 30er und 40er Jahre aufgewachsen sind. In welcher Weise sind ihre Erlebnisse im Nationalsozialismus und ihre Beteiligung an der NS-Gesellschaft auch nach 1945 biographisch relevant? Wie... more...

  • Dissident Voicesby Clement Mesenas

    Marshall Cavendish 2013; US$ 16.99

    They stood firm on their convictions despite the odds. Some paid a heavy toll for their beliefs - deprivations, long prison terms, lonely lives in self-imposed exile. But they never broke. Some will say the unflinching attitude of these dissidents against what they perceived as coercive authority has been an exercise in futility. Yet other say... more...

  • The Kaiser's Memoirsby William II

    The Floating Press 2014; US$ 3.99

    Kaiser William II was the last Emperor of Germany, and ruled that country and the kingdom of Prussia during the tumultuous period that marked the transition from the nineteenth century to the twentieth. Known as an impetuous and highly opinionated leader, William holds nothing back in this detailed autobiography. more...

  • Die Wähler der Linkspartei.PDS von 1994 bis 2009by Christian Zettl

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; Not Available

    ?Die Wahl der Linkspartei.PDS sorgt seit der Wiedervereinigung Deutschlands für großes politisches und mediales Interesse. Christian Zettl analysiert ihre Wählerschaft und Programmatik im Zeitraum von 1994 bis 2009. Auf der Basis von Ansätzen der Extremismus- und Wahlforschung stellt er Zusammenhänge von Parteibindung und -programm, extremen Einstellungen,... more...

  • Sophie Scholl and the White Roseby Jud Newborn; Annette Dumbach

    Oneworld Publications 2006; US$ 16.99

    In the spring and summer of 1942, five young German students and one professor at the University of Munich crossed the threshold of toleration to enter the realms of resistance, danger and death. Protesting in the name of principles Hitler thought he had killed forever, Sophie Scholl and other members of the White Rose realized that the Germanization?... more...

  • Die Außenpolitik der deutschen Länder im Kaiserreichby Holger Berwinkel; Martin Kröger; Janne Preuß

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 49.00

    Nach 1871 waren die deutschen Staaten zwar in einem Kaiserreich zusammengefasst. Zu den besonderen föderalen Merkmalen gehörte aber, dass sie weiterhin außenpolitisch über Gesandtschaften aktiv sein durften. Wie die Länder diesen außenpolitischen Bewegungsspielraum nutzten, ist von der Diplomatiegeschichte bisher nur wenig beleuchtet worden. Das Politische... more...

  • The Origins of Post-War German Politics (RLE: German Politics)by Barbara Marshall

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 45.00

    This book discusses how the allies worked towards determining the political future of a defeated Germany. It oulines how the deep ideological divisions within the allied forces ultimately resulted in the division of Germany and discusses how indigenous political movements were impeded by a deeply felt distrust of German nationalism in all organisations.... more...

  • Germany in the Twentieth Century (RLE: German Politics)by David Childs

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 45.00

    The book traces the development of Germany from the Kaiser?s Reich in the 1870s to the reunited democratic state led by Helmut Kohl in the 1990s. The author begins by countering the popular view of Germany before 1914 as irredeemably reactionary, and after assessing Germany?s part in the First World War, he outlines the rise and fall of the Weimar... more...