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The Idea of Galicia: History and Fantasy in Habsburg Political Culture

The Idea of Galicia

History and Fantasy in Habsburg Political Culture

Stanford University Press (2012)
AU$40.99

The Idea of Galicia analyzes the intellectual and cultural history of a place as an idea: how...

Uprooted: How Breslau Became Wroclaw during the Century of Expulsions

Uprooted

How Breslau Became Wroclaw during the Century of Expulsions

Princeton University Press (2011)
AU$65.05

With the stroke of a pen at the Potsdam Conference following the Allied victory in 1945, Breslau,...

The Archaeology of the Prussian Crusade: Holy War and Colonisation
Taylor and Francis (2013)
AU$79.34

The Archaeology of the Prussian Crusade explores the archaeology and material culture of the...

The Oder-Neisse Line: The United States, Poland, and Germany in the Cold War: The United States, Poland, and Germany in the Cold War

The Oder-Neisse Line: The United States, Poland, and Germany in the Cold War

The United States, Poland, and Germany in the Cold War

When the United States and its World War II allies met at the Potsdam Conference to provisionally...

The Polish-German Borderlands: An Annotated Bibliography: An Annotated Bibliography

This annotated guide to English language materials dealing with all aspects of the history of the...

Warsaw
Reaktion Books (2004)
AU$36.74

Warsaw has an unenviable reputation in the minds of many: often invoked as the epitome of the brutal...

Trieglaff: Balancing Church and Politics in a Pomeranian World, 1807-1948

Trieglaff

Balancing Church and Politics in a Pomeranian World, 1807-1948

Berghahn Books (2013)
AU$167.59

Through the lens of five generations of Thaddens, this book tells the history of Trieglaff, the...

Orphans Of Versailles: The Germans in Western Poland, 1918-1939

Orphans Of Versailles

The Germans in Western Poland, 1918-1939

The University Press of Kentucky (2015)
AU$50.05

The lands Germany ceded to Poland after World War I included more than one million ethnic Germans...

Nowa Huta: Generations of Change in a Model Socialist Town

Nowa Huta

Generations of Change in a Model Socialist Town

University of Pittsburgh Press (2014)
AU$53.42

In 1949 construction of the planned town of Nowa Huta began on the outskirts of Kraków, Poland. Its...