Basic history of modern Germany

  • 191 Pages
  • 0.39 MB
  • English
Van Nostrand , Princeton, N.J, London
StatementLouis L. Snyder.
SeriesAnvil original -- 23
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13681708M

I bought this book after a first ever visit to Germany. I was reasonably conversant with modern German history but wanted to learn more about the period up to I decided to buy the book after reading the lucid and interesting Preface and Introduction on Amazon/5(35).

Genre/Form: History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Snyder, Louis L. (Louis Leo), Basic history of modern Germany. Princeton, N.J.

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Iron Kingdom: The Rise and Downfall of Prussia, This book indicates the whole history of the Prussia kingdom and the subsequent Germany. It is not only about a nation or a country, it is mainly about the internal spirit of prussia, which.

The German Renaissance, part of the Northern Renaissance, was a cultural and artistic movement that spread among German thinkers in the 15th and 16th centuries, which originated with the Italian Renaissance in Italy.

This was a result of German artists who had traveled to Italy to learn more and become inspired by the Renaissance movement. Many areas of the arts. 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.

A History of Modern Germany is a well-established text that presents a balanced survey of the last years of German history, stretching from nineteenth-century imperial Germany, through political division and reunification, and into the present day.

Beginning in the early s and covering topics such as Wilhelmenian Germany, the World Wars, revolution, inflation and Cited by: 2. This concluding volume of a three-volume reassessment of the last five centuries of German history develops the theme of power into what Gordon A.

Craig calls a "masterly account of the dramatic, tragic and often shameful history of Germany in the most recent age" (New York Times Book Review).It deals with the period of nationalism and imperialism, from the abortive/5. This concluding volume of a three-volume reassessment of the last five centuries of German history develops the theme of power into what Gordon A.

Craig calls a "masterly account of the dramatic, tragic and often shameful history of Germany in the most recent age" (New York Times Book Review).

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It deals with the period of nationalism and imperialism, from the abortive. German History - - (Reformation & Counter Reformation) German History - - (Waning of the Holy Roman Empire) German History -. These world history books will give you a good general understanding of world history.

Compiled by history teachers and professors, you can be sure they are comprehensive and well researched. Why The West Rules–For Now: The Patterns Of History by Ian Morris. This book encompasses the dawn of the first homonids (or ape-men as the author put. Germany, country of north-central Europe. Although Germany existed as a loose polity of Germanic-speaking peoples for millennia, a united German nation in roughly its present form dates only to Modern Germany is a liberal democracy that has become ever more integrated with and central to a united Europe.

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.

Germany was the birthplace of many of history's most famous and important composers including Ludwig van Beethoven and Johann Sebastian Bach. The work of these composers, among others, was integral to the transition of music from the classical period to the romantic period.

In Germany was the world's fifth largest musical market. The Thirty Years' War brought tremendous destruction to Germany; more than 1/4 of the population and 1/2 of the male population in the German states were killed by the catastrophic war.

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marked the effective end of the Holy Roman Empire and the beginning of the modern nation-state system, with Germany divided into numerous independent. The next book on your list is a bit more overtly academic in approach, although it’s also about individual narratives.

This is Atina Grossmann’s Jews, Germans, and Allies: Close Encounters in Occupied Germany ().This is set just after the fall of Berlin in   I recommend Germany: The Long Road West by Heinrich August Winkler (two volumes).

It covers mainly the history from the French revolution until the last decade of the 20th century, but it has an introductory chapter on the centuries before. It giv. All Book Search results » Bibliographic information. Title: Germany: A Modern History History of the modern world, University of Michigan University of Michigan history of the modern world, University of Michigan: Authors: Marshall Dill.

15 Mar - By modern, I mean 20th century and possibly slightly either side. Books that I've read myself. See more ideas about Books, Germany and Reading pins.

George Washington. GREAT DEPRESSION. Great Depression History. Stock Market Crash of Battle of the Somme. Christmas Truce of First. This second edition of A History of Modern Germany offers a comprehensive overview of German history from its transformation as a loose patchwork of states in to its emergence as the most powerful unified nation in Europe today.

The narrative begins with the Napoleon's impact on a fragmented Germany, tracing the development of a national /5(7). Up to date, reliable, and compact, with numerous facts, figures, and diagrams, the practical handbook offers an extensive basic know­ledge of and insights into all areas of modern life in Germany.

You can read the e-paper by clicking on the cover below. Modern Germany by Kerbo, H R Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has soft covers. In good all round condition. Hardcover/pub/Fair condition (ex-lib)/ pages - This text discusses modern Germany, its history and civilization.

[AT]. Seller Inventory # More. The Modern History of Germany chapter of this Major Events in World History Study Guide course is the most efficient way to study key events in German history from the 16th to 20th century. Germany's assiduous public study of its uncomfortable modern history has ensured that every adult knows what happened under both the Nazis and the Stasi.

They know these things were done by the. The Path of Splitness is a major non-fiction work that will rock the scientific world It is 2, pages: This is the latest revised version.

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The book analyzes and explains the basic pre-history of the Universe and how it came into being, the basic Dynamics which created Life, the basic. Germany’s capital centre has shifted seven times – these cities have all at one time or another been capitals of modern-day German territory: Aachen (during the Carolingian Empire), Regensburg, Frankfurt-am-Main, Nuremberg, Berlin, Weimar (unofficially, during unrest in Berlin), Bonn (and East Berlin), and, sinceBerlin again.

If you really want a book about the history of Germany this is not the book for you. It is not a history book - more of a political statement. I would not know if the advice it gives to the government of the modern German state is valid or not - I am not qualified to say.

But I have suspicion that that sort of advice has no place in a history book/5(). Category BI1 "THE HISTORY OF GERMANY" siau Page 4 Dr. Herman Hoeh wrote, "Ancient Assyria was the greatest war-making power in all history" (Jan.Plain Truth, "Germany in Prophecy!").

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The "Zimmermann Telegram" was a message from Germany offering the Mexicans the return of territories lost to. The survey that follows is a very general outline of the complex history of Germany. History to the Early Middle Ages At the end of the 2d cent. BC, the German tribes began to expand at the expense of the Celts, but they were confined by Roman conquests (1st cent.

BC–1st cent. AD) to the region E of the Rhine and N of the Danube.World War II was the biggest and deadliest war in history, involving more than 30 countries. Sparked by the Nazi invasion of Poland, the war .I'll assume that you're open to anything, so one book that you might enjoy was David Blackbourn's The Conquest of Nature, and environmental history of Germany since the 18th deals with a range of topics from an environmental perspective, including draining marshlands in northern Germany, management of the Rhine, and the complex relationships .