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Luther's Jews

by Thomas Kaufmann

If there was one person who could be said to light the touch-paper for the epochal transformation of European religion and culture that we now call the Reformation, it was Martin Luther. And Luther and his followers...

I Am Terezin

by Richard D Bank

I Am Terezin is a memoir unlike any other, written as a gripping narrative in the voice of the concentration camp itself.

Situated in Czechoslovakia, Theresienstadt, or Terezin, as the locals called it, was...

The Transatlantic Kindergarten

Inside the Antisemitic Mind: The Language of Jew-Hatred in Contemporary Germany

The Waffen-SS

Eugenics: A Very Short Introduction

Travel Writing in Dutch and German, 1790-1930: Modernity, Regionality, Mobility

by Alison E. Martin, Lut Missinne & Beatrix van Dam

This volume focuses on how travel writing contributed to cultural and intellectual exchange in and between the Dutch- and German-speaking regions from the 1790s to the twentieth-century interwar period. Drawing...

The Flight and Fall of the Eagle: A History of Medieval Germany 800-1648

by John R. Sommerfeldt

In addition to tracing the political, cultural and religious history of medieval Germany, this volume examines the thought of outstanding German men and women, and includes an extensive account of the changing...

Occupied Ruptures in Space

by Günter Marks

With the reunification of Germany in 1990, the two sides of the former inner German border area found itself no longer as remote regions on the margins of two separated political and social hemispheres, but...

Barbarossa 1941: Reframing Hitler's Invasion of Stalin's Soviet Empire

by Frank Ellis

Operation Barbarossa, Hitler's plan for invading the Soviet Union, has by now become a familiar tale of overreach, with the Germans blinded to their coming defeat by their initial victory, and the Soviet Union...

Historical Dictionary of Contemporary Germany

by Derek Lewis & Ulrike Zitzlsperger

This second edition of Historical Dictionary of Contemporary Germany contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 500 cross-referenced entries...

The Plots Against Hitler

by Danny Orbach

A new and definitive account of the anti-Nazi underground in Germany and its numerous plots to assassinate Adolf Hitler

Dachau and the SS

Rails Across Europe: Northern and Western Europe

by David Cable

The two volumes covering Rails Across Europe are divided into one, covering the North and West of the continent, the other dealing with the South and East.

The photos were taken by David Cable, a well-regarded...

Order and Insecurity in Germany and Turkey: Military Cultures of the 1930s

by Emre Sencer

This book examines processes of military, political and cultural transformation from the perspective of officers in two countries: Germany and Turkey in the 1930s. The national fates of both countries interlocked...

Lives of Hitler's Jewish Soldiers: Untold Tales of Men of Jewish Descent Who Fought for the Third Reich

by Bryan Mark Rigg

They were foot soldiers and officers. They served in the regular army and the Waffen-SS. And, remarkably, they were also Jewish, at least as defined by Hitler's infamous race laws. Pursuing the thread he first...

A French Slave in Nazi Germany: A Testimony

by Elie Poulard & Jean V. Poulard

The Required Work Service Law, or Service du Travail Obligatoire, was passed in 1943 by the Vichy government of France under German occupation. Passage of the law confirmed the French government's willing collaboration...

A History of Modern Germany: 1871 to Present

by Dietrich Orlow

Covering the entire period of modern German history - from nineteenth-century imperial Germany right through the present - this well-established text presents a balanced, general survey of the country's political...

The Discourse Strategies of Imperialist Writing: The German Colonial Idea and Africa, 1848-1945

by Felicity Rash

In this monograph, Felicity Rash examines German colonialist texts through the lens of linguistics, using multiple analytic approaches in order to contribute to the study of ideological discourse. Focusing on...


by Thomas Anderson

The Sturmartillerie was a key part of Germany's armoured arsenal throughout World War II. Its armoured assault guns were designed to support the artillery on the battlefield, largely using the purpose-built...