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German history

Here you will find all the resources identified by our tutors as useful for the study of this subject, arranged in ascending alphabetical order. Browse the tiles and descriptions to discover if there are any resources of interest to you, or click on any of the keywords to see resources sorted by more in-depth topics.

German history (V222): Historical studies of Germany.

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Document Key Timeline Nazi Germany

Some key dates & themes related to the rise and nature of Nazi Germany

Second World War, Nazi Germany, Weimar Germany, Versailles Treaty view
Document Bernhard Schlink's The Reader

Short extracts from Schlink's seminal novel for criticism and reivew.

German history, Nazi Germany, Second World War view
Link Images of Nazi Germany 1933-1945

An archive of images of the German Nazi period covering the following topics: Building the Nazi Regime, The Nazi State, The SS and Police System,...

Nazi Germany, Second World War, Fascism, Twentieth-century, dictatorship, History view
Link The Weimar Republic and the Rise of the Nazis: Using images and films as historical evidence

We are familiar with seeing images and film in the media - on TV, the Internet, in magazine and newspaper editorial. This resource will use images...

Link Elections, Parties, and the Party System

Lecture by Andreas Busch from 2007 on German Elections: Parties after 1945: continuities and change — Parties and the German State — The main...

German history, German Politics view
Link Als wär’ es ein Stueck von uns . . . German Politics and Society

This essay by...

German history, European history, 20th century, Twentieth century view
Link Extracts from the Carlsbad decrees August 1819

In August 1819 the German Conferation introduced legislation known as the Carlsbad decrees which created a system of co-ordinated censorship and...

Nineteenth-century, Metternich, Vormaerz, German Confederation, European Liberalism, History view
Link Kingdom of Saxony 1882

This map shows the state of Saxony with the boundaries it had when it became part of the German Empire. Although the German Emperor was Prussian...

Saxony, German Empire, Historical Maps, History, Nineteenth-century view
Link Institutional hypocrisy: the Imperial Diet in the 18th century - a German Sonderweg?

Professor Barbara Stollberg-Rilinger (University of Münster) delivers a lecture as part of the "East and East-Central Europe: Special Paths (...

German history, Germany, Eighteenth Century, 18th century, Eighteenth Century in Germany view
Link Process and Effects of Unification

2007 Lecture by Andreas Busch: The history of the Wall — Developments up to 1989 — The international handling of German unification — The domestic...

German history, 20th century, European history view
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