The Leading eBooks Store Online

4,092,899 members ⚫ 1,343,955 ebooks

New to

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

  • 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...

  • Ideology and Interests in the German State (RLE: German Politics)by Gary Bonham

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 50.00

    This book addresses major theoretical issues in the fields of public administration and comparative politics. It discusses the role which ideology played as a unifying force for at least parts of the German state bureaucracy in Wilhelmine Germany . The examination of a modernizing ideology in the German case is useful for an understanding of the political... more...

  • Nazi Germanyby Catherine A. Epstein

    Wiley 2014; US$ 30.95 US$ 27.86

    Nazi Germany: Confronting the Myths provides a concise and compelling introduction to the Third Reich.  At the same time, it challenges and demystifies the many stereotypes surrounding Hitler and Nazi Germany. Creates a succinct, argument-driven overview for students by using common myths and stereotypes to encourage critical engagement... more...

  • The Hitler Diariesby Charles Hamilton

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 30.00

    Now for the first time, the complete expose of the most daring and successful forgery of all time. For seven days in April 1983, the sensational discovery of Hitler's sixty-two volumes of secret diaries dominated the news headlines of the world. Scholars hailed the diaries as the greatest find of the century, a historical bonanza that would entirely... more...

  • Social Foundations of German Unification, 1858-1871, Volume Iby Theodore S. Hamerow

    Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 62.00 US$ 56.42

    The diplomatic and political events leading to the establishment of the German Empire have been studied extensively, but the social matrix of civic activity has been sadly neglected. Professor Hamerow fills this gap by dealing first with the development of the economy and the community under the influence of industrialization. He then considers the... more...

  • Kanzlerdemokratieby Karlheinz Niclauß

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 34.64

    Wenn die Bundeskanzlerin oder der Bundeskanzler in den Umfragen positiv bewertet werden und bei internationalen Konferenzen eine führende Rolle spielen, wird kaum jemand bestreiten, dass in Deutschland eine Kanzlerdemokratie besteht. Sobald Kanzler oder Kanzlerin auf dem internationalen Parkett an Bedeutung verlieren und mit einer Niederlage bei den... more...

  • Die sächsische FDP seit 1990by Falk Illing

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 29.69

    Nach der Wiedervereinigung der deutschen Staaten entwickelten sich die politischen Systeme in den östlichen und westlichen Bundesländern unterschiedlich. Insbesondere zeichnen sich die Ostparlamente durch denpolitischen Bedeutungsverlust der Liberalen aus. Falk Illing geht in Sachsender Frage nach, warum die FDP keinen Erfolg hatte und welche Chancen... more...

  • Planung für die deutsche Einheitby Markus Gloe

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2015; US$ 42.57

    Markus Gloe gibt einen Überblick über die gesamte Entwicklung des "Forschungsbeirats für Fragen der Wiedervereinigung Deutschlands beim Bundesministerium für gesamtdeutsche Fragen" von seiner Gründung 1952 bis zu seinem Ende 1975. Er arbeitet die Vielschichtigkeit seines Wirkens heraus. Außerdem nimmt er einen Vergleich zwischen den Arbeitsergebnissen... more...

  • Rereading German History (Routledge Revivals)by Richard J. Evans

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    In Rereading German History , first published in 1997, Richard J. Evans draws together his seminal review essays on the political, economic, cultural and social history of Germany through war and reunification. This book provides a study of how and why historians – mainly German, American, British and French – have provided a series of differing... more...

  • Hindenburgby Dennis E. Showalter

    Potomac Books 2011; US$ 9.95

    With his victory over the Russian army at the battle of Tannenberg in August 1914, Paul von Hindenburg became a war hero. By 1916 he had parlayed an exaggerated reputation for decisive victory into near dictatorial powers. After Germany’s defeat at Verdun and War Minister Erich von Falkenhayn’s dismissal in late 1916, Hindenburg, along with his chief... more...