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  • Two Boston Brahmins in Goethe's Germanyby Thomas Adam; Gisela Mettele

    Lexington Books 2009; US$ 40.50

    This volume presents the travel journals of George and Anna Ticknor, a prominent American couple, from their German tours in the first third of the nineteenth century. The parallel yet independent writing of these travel journals by husband and wife give these journals a unique character. more...

  • The Sanctity of Rural Lifeby Shelley Baranowski

    Oxford University Press 1995; US$ 179.99

    In this ground-breaking study, Shelley Baranowski not only explores how and why church-going Protestants in eastern Prussia turned to Nazism in large numbers, but also shows that the rural elite and the church propagated a myth of the stability, the wholesomeness, and the class-harmony--in short, the "sanctity"--of rural life, a myth that was a key... more...

  • Road to Königgrätzby Quintin Barry

    Helion and Company 2010; US$ 2.80

    Before the War of 1866 the name of Helmuth Von Moltke was scarcely known outside the Prussian army. His appointment as Chief of the General Staff was in many ways surprising, and he certainly did not himself expect it. He was thus put at the head of a military institution that was already to some extent superior to its counterparts elsewhere; he... more...

  • Adventure Guide to Germanyby Henk Bekker

    Hunter Publishing 2005; US$ 15.00

    How to get special discounts (some 20 for train and bus travel alone), with tips for saving on gas, on hotels, on museums – insights only an insider would know. The best shopping, the foods and wines – what to look for and where to find it. All the places to stay described in detail, from guesthouses and hostels to the most luxurious hotels. Germany... more...

  • Germany's Rhine & Mosel Valleysby Henrik Bekker

    Hunter Publishing 2010; US$ 8.99

    The author, a travel journalist, was born and lives in Germany. This guide focuses on the Rhine & Mosel Valleys, including Mainz, Cologne, Bonn, Trier, Worms, Speyer and more - with the kind of inside detail that only a resident can provide. The Rhine valley is one of Germany’s prime tourist attractions. The most interesting part of the valley... more...

  • Unruhen in der ständischen Gesellschaft 1300-1800by Peter Blickle

    De Gruyter 1988; US$ 28.00

    Im Rahmen der Enzyklopädie deutscher Geschichte gibt Peter Blickle eine Gesamtdarstellung des Gegenstandes "Soziale Konflikte" für das späte Mittelalter und die frühe Neuzeit. Unter "Unruhen" versteht er die Protesthandlungen der Untertanen zur Behauptung und Durchsetzung ihrer Interessen und Wertvorstellungen gegenüber der Obrigkeit, den "bäuerlichen... more...

  • Preußen und die revolutionäre Herausforderung seit 1789by Otto Büsch; Monika Neugebauer-Wölk

    De Gruyter 1991; US$ 238.00

    Preußen Und Die Revolutionäre Herausforderung Seit 1789: Ergebnisse Einer Konferenz (Veroffentlichungen Der Historischen Kommission Zu Berlin, Band) more...

  • Die Entstehung des Deutschen Reichesby Joachim Ehlers

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 31.00

    Joachim Ehlers deckt in seinem hoch gelobten Lehrbuch die Rede vom deutschen Reich des Mittelalters als Mythos auf. Vielmehr entstand durch die jeweils besondere Geschichte der Franken, Bayern, Sachsen, Alemannen ein eigenes Staats- und Kulturbewusstsein. Einigendes Band dieser politischen und zivilisatorischen Vielfalt war bis 1806 das Römische Reich,... more...

  • Gesammelte Werke. Band 1by De Gruyter

    De Gruyter 1841; US$ 196.00

    Humboldt, Wilhelm Von: Gesammelte Werke. Band 1. more...

  • Adel, Ministerialität und Rittertum im Mittelalterby Werner Hechberger

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 31.00

    In Verbindung mit Peter Blickle, Elisabeth Fehrenbach, Johannes Fried, Klaus Hildebrand, Karl Heinnrich Kaufhold, Horst Möller, Otto Gerhard Oexle, Klaus Tenfelde. Die »Enzyklopädie deutscher Geschichte« erscheint seit 1988. Das Gesamtwerk umfasst ca. 100 Bände zu je ca. 150 Seiten. Alle Bände sind inhaltlich gleichartig gegliedert... more...