Events That Changed Germany, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0313058601
  • ISBN-13: 9780313058608
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 231 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2004 | Published/Released August 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2004

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Overview

Provides a synopsis of the ten most important events or developments that shaped German history over the past 150 years. Describes what Germany is, who it was, and what the factors were that led to its several modern manifestations upon the world's stage.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Illustrations.
Preface.
1: The Revolutions of 1848, 1848–1849.
Introduction.
Interpretive Essay.
Selected Bibliography.
2: The Unification of Germany, 1871.
Introduction.
Interpretive Essay.
Selected Bibliography.
3: Industrialization, 1890–1910.
Introduction.
Interpretive Essay.
Selected Bibliography.
4: The Pursuit of Weltpolitik, 1890–1914.
Introduction.
Interpretive Essay.
Selected Bibliography.
5: World War I, 1914–1918.
Introduction.
Interpretive Essay.
Selected Bibliography.
6: The Collapse of the Weimar Republic, 1929–1933.
Introduction.
Interpretive Essay.
Selected Bibliography.
7: The Hitler Experience, 1933–1945.
Introduction.
Interpretive Essay.
Selected Bibliography.
8: World War II, 1939–1945.
Introduction.
Interpretive Essay.
Selected Bibliography.
9: West Germany's Economic and Political "Miracle," 1949–1973.
Introduction.
Interpretive Essay.
Selected Bibliography.
10: The Reunification of Germany, 1990.
Introduction.
Interpretive Essay.
Selected Bibliography.
Glossary.
Timeline.
German Election Results.
Index.
About the Editor and Contributors.