2 edition of short history of Germany 1815-1945 found in the catalog.
short history of Germany 1815-1945
|Statement||economic sections by W.O. Henderson and with contributions by C.J. Child and D.C. Watt|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||255 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||255|
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'Clear, concise, and authoritative - still by far the best short introduction to German history available.' Neil Gregor, University of Southampton 'Mary Fulbrook guides the reader through the complexities of German history with energy and aplomb/5(10). A short history short history of Germany 1815-1945 book Germany Hardcover – January 1, by E.J.
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(Ernest James). Short history of Germany, Cambridge [Eng.] University Press. Get this from a library. A short history of Germany, [Ernest James Passant]. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: pages: maps ; 22 cm: Contents: Introduction / C.J. Child --Austrian dominance and defeat: creation of the German empire, --The German empire in prosperity and defeat: --The Weimar Republic,and National-Socialist German, --Germany at war.
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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. A Short History of Germany: – by Passant, E. at - ISBN X - ISBN - Cambridge University Press - - Softcover. The concept of Germany as a distinct region in central Europe can be traced to Roman commander Julius Caesar, who referred to the unconquered area east of the Rhine as Germania, thus distinguishing it from Gaul (France), which he had conquered.
The victory of the Germanic tribes in the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest (AD 9) prevented annexation by the Roman Empire, although the Roman provinces. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: Introduction / C.J.
Child --Austrian dominance and defeat: creation of the German empire, --The German empire in prosperity and defeat: --The Weimar Republic,and National-Socialist German, --Germany at war, / D.C.
Watt. OCLC Number: Notes: "First edition Reprinted "--Title page verso. Description: viii, pages: maps ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction / C.J. Child --Austrian dominance and defeat: creation of the German empire, --The German empire in prosperity and defeat: --The Weimar Republic,and National-Socialist German, --Germany at war, This short book surprised me.
I came to it at a time when I finished a big project and was undecided if I wanted to commit to any serious study. I was looking for informational history books of kings-and-things variety. But this turned out to be that and more: A little book with a big thesis (or two)/5().
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These began well before the advent of written history as wave after wave of people moved into and through Europe, generally from the East. Without getting into the cultural anthropology of the process, as a. Publisher’s Weekly said Susan Wise Bauer’s book, The History of the Ancient World: From the Earliest Accounts to the Fall of Rome, “guides readers on a.
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A Short History of Germany - Kindle edition by Henderson, Ernest F. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading A Short History of s: Anthony McElligott is professor of history at the University of Limerick, where he is also the Director of the Centre for Historical Research.
He is a founding co-editor of Cultural and Social History: The Journal of the Social History has published widely on the Weimar Republic and the Third Reich, notably Contested City: Municipal Politics and the Rise of Nazism in Altona Reviews: 2. A Short History of Germany was first published in His other works include: A History of Germany in the Middle Ages and Blücher and the uprising of Prussia against Napoleon,Select historical documents of the middle ages and Germany's fighting machine; her army, her navy, her air-ships, and why she arrayed them against the Reviews: Share this book.
Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. Last edited by Clean Up Bot. Febru | History. An edition of A history of Germany, () A history of Germany 2nd ed., repr. with corrections, with additions to bibliography. by Carr, William, William Carr. 0 Ratings 0 Want to read. A Short History of Nearly Everything by American-British author Bill Bryson is a popular science book that explains some areas of science, using easily accessible language that appeals more to the general public than many other books dedicated to the subject.
It was one of the bestselling popular science books of in the United Kingdom, selling overcopies. The outstanding fact in the history of Germany is the non-existence, up toof any political unit called Germany. When the Frankish Empire was partitioned among the grandsons of Charlemagne inthe parts east of the Rhine were called the East Frankish Kingdom as distinct from the West Frankish Kingdom, which was soon to be known as France.
Book Reviews. Capsule Reviews Review Essays Browse All Reviews More. Articles with Audio A Short History of Germany, A Short History of Germany, By E. Passant. pp, Cambridge University Press, Germany - Germany - History: Germanic peoples occupied much of the present-day territory of Germany in ancient times.
The Germanic peoples are those who spoke one of the Germanic languages, and they thus originated as a group with the so-called first sound shift (Grimm’s law), which turned a Proto-Indo-European dialect into a new Proto-Germanic language within the Indo-European language.
A Short History of Germany, By E. Passant Cambridge University Press, Read preview Overview A History of Modern Germany, to. G.A. Craig, author of several distinguished books including The Politics of the Prussian Army ('55), has written a magisterial history of Germany from Prussia's triumph over Austria at Koeniggroetz to the destruction of the 3rd Reich in /5(15).
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Translation of "Kleine Geschichte Pommerns" by Dr. Ludwig Biewer; Heinz Radde, Internet Publisher; and various English translators from North America.
Covers history of Pomerania from early history to current time. Adolf Hitler was leader of the Nazi Party who rose to become dictator of Germany. Hitler used his power to orchestrate the deaths of 6 million Jews and millions of others during World War II.
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10 Best History Audiobooks. The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany by William L. Shirer Narrated by Grover Gardner Audible. Ununited Germany. In its long history, Germany has rarely been united.
For most of the two millennia that Central Europe has been inhabited by German-speaking peoples, such as the Eastern Franks, the area now called Germany was divided into hundreds of states, many quite small, including duchies, principalities, free cities, and ecclesiastical states.
In this book, Hughes covers the major events of the period, whilst also discussing the possibility and nature of 'German' culture and identity within the Holy Roman Empire.
The book is suitable for general readers and students, especially as the text notes previous historical orthodoxy. The volume also has a nice reading list, but too few maps.
The name Germany is used in three senses: first, it refers to the region in Central Europe commonly regarded as constituting Germany, even when there was no central German state, as was the case for most of Germany’s history; second, it refers to the unified German state established in and existing until ; and third, since October 3,it refers to the united Germany, formed by.
Germany, presents an original, lucid, and thought-provoking history. Its aim is to inspire readers to weigh the historical evidence. At the end of the Second World War, the first unified German state collapsed, a disintegration with European and global ramifications. Ever since, historians have sought to explain what went wrong in German history.
Many have focused on the violence. This recent book Thomas Kohut, German Generations develops a really innovative approach to trying to understand the experience and psychology of 'ordinary Germans' [using multiple oral history interviews to create composite portraits] and would answer very specifically many of the questions about feelings and responses your post raises.
Aside. Through the book, we learn of the trauma that the nation’s terrible history caused for the people born into post-war Germany, and the ways that the whole country had to work to mend itself. The Reader tells the story of a fraught and complicated personal relationship, and in doing so reveals much bigger historical relationships.German literature is rich in beautifully crafted stories, especially from the eras of Sturm und Drang, Romanticism, and Realism.
Certain German books are an excellent introduction not only to German literature but to German culture and the history of Germany too. Many of the most famous works of literature to emerge from Germany, such as All Quiet on the Western Front, The Never-ending Story.Book of Clouds by Chloe Aridjis.
Aridjis’s debut novel takes as its main character a Mexican girl, Tatiana, who comes to modern-day Berlin and begins to trace the long and tortured legacy of the city’s history. Book of Clouds delves into Berlin’s dark past as the key to its future direction. After the fall of the Wall, Tatiana experiences a city busy with reconstruction and activity, but.