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Judgment on Nuremberg

by William J. Bosch The University of North Carolina Press (July 25, 2018)

In this prodigiously researched study, the author concentrates on the reaction to the trials by various segments of the American public largely in terms of the legality of the tribunal, the composition of the...


Entrepreneurs of Ideology

by Gary D. Stark The University of North Carolina Press (July 11, 2018)

Stark examines the importance of publishers and the book industry in the rise of twentieth-century Germany's radical right-wing cultural movements. He shows that these men thought their their professional "calling"...


The German Influence in France after 1870

by Allan Mitchell The University of North Carolina Press (June 15, 2018)

Mitchell believes that the history of the French Third Republic remains incomplete until one understands the German impact on France after the Franco-Prossian War. As the French groped unsteadily toward a redefinition...


The Rise and Fall of Weimar Democracy

by Hans Mommsen The University of North Carolina Press (November 01, 2017)

In this definitive analysis of the Weimar Republic, Hans Mommsen surveys the political, social, and economic development of Germany between the end of World War I and the appointment of Adolf Hitler as chancellor...


Art, Ideology, and Economics in Nazi Germany

by Alan E. Steinweis The University of North Carolina Press (November 01, 2017)

From 1933 to 1945, the Reich Chamber of Culture exercised a profound influence over hundreds of thousands of German artists and entertainers. Alan Steinweis focuses on the fields of music, theater, and the visual...


German Liberalism and the Dissolution of the Weimar Party System, 1918-1933

by Larry Eugene Jones The University of North Carolina Press (October 10, 2017)

Jones offers a detailed and comprehensive overview of the development and decline of the German Democratic party and the German People's party from 1918 to 1933. In tracing the impact of World War I, the runaway...


Hitler and the Forgotten Nazis

by Bruce F. Pauley The University of North Carolina Press (October 01, 2017)

Pauley shows that the Austrian Nazis were not compliant servants to the German Nazi party and that they controlled a fascinating movement troubled by contradictions between perverted idealism and violence. Pauley...


German Peasants and Agrarian Politics, 1914-1924

by Robert G. Moeller The University of North Carolina Press (October 10, 2017)

Robert Moeller investigates the German peasantry's rejection of the Weimar Republic in the 1920s and provides a new interpretation of Catholic peasant conservatism in western Germany. According to Moeller, rural...


The Divided Path

by Allan Mitchell The University of North Carolina Press (February 01, 2018)

With The Divided Path, Allan Mitchell completes his superb trilogy on the German influence in France between the wars of 1870 and 1914. Mitchell's focus here is on the French response to the pathbreaking social...


The Collapse of the German War Economy, 1944-1945

by Alfred C. Mierzejewski The University of North Carolina Press (October 10, 2017)

In this book Alfred Mierzejewski describes how the German economy collapsed under Allied bombing in the last year of World War II. He presents a broad-based, original study of German wartime industry and transportation,...


The Kaiser's Chemists

by Jeffrey Allan Johnson The University of North Carolina Press (March 01, 2017)

In the early twentieth century, an elite group of modern-minded scientists in Germany, led by the eminent organic chemist Emil Fischer, set out to create new centers and open new sources of funding for chemical...


GIs and Fräuleins

by Maria Höhn The University of North Carolina Press (April 03, 2003)

With the outbreak of the Korean War, the poor, rural West German state of Rhineland-Palatinate became home to some of the largest American military installations outside the United States. In GIs and Frauleins...


Apostles of the Alps

by Tait Keller The University of North Carolina Press (December 01, 2015)

Though the Alps may appear to be a peaceful place, the famed mountains once provided the backdrop for a political, environmental, and cultural battle as Germany and Austria struggled to modernize. Tait Keller...


A German Women's Movement

by Nancy R. Reagin The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

Nancy Reagin analyzes the rhetoric, strategies, and programs of more than eighty bourgeois women's associations in Hanover, a large provincial capital, from the Imperial period to the Nazi seizure of power....


Nazi Empire-Building and the Holocaust in Ukraine

by Wendy Lower The University of North Carolina Press (May 18, 2006)

On 16 July 1941, Adolf Hitler convened top Nazi leaders at his headquarters in East Prussia to dictate how they would rule the newly occupied eastern territories. Ukraine, the "jewel" in the Nazi empire, would...


The Triumph of the Ordinary

by Joshua Feinstein The University of North Carolina Press (November 20, 2003)

Were movies in the East Bloc propaganda or carefully veiled dissent? In the first major study in English of East German film, Joshua Feinstein argues that the answer to this question is decidedly complex.

Drawing...


Himmler's Auxiliaries

by Valdis O. Lumans The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

Lumans studies the relations between Nazi Germany and the German minority populations of other European countries, examining these ties within the context of Hitler's foreign policy and the racial policies of...


West German Industry and the Challenge of the Nazi Past, 1945-1955

by S. Jonathan Wiesen The University of North Carolina Press (January 14, 2003)

In the aftermath of World War II and the Holocaust, West German industrialists faced a major crisis in their public image. With mounting revelations about the use of forced and slave labor, the "Aryanization"...


Inventing the Criminal

by Richard F. Wetzell The University of North Carolina Press (June 19, 2003)

Recent years have witnessed a resurgence of biological research into the causes of crime, but the origins of this kind of research date back to the late nineteenth century. Here, Richard Wetzell presents the...


The American Synthetic Organic Chemicals Industry

by Kathryn Steen The University of North Carolina Press (August 03, 2014)

Prior to 1914, Germany dominated the worldwide production of synthetic organic dyes and pharmaceuticals like aspirin. When World War I disrupted the supply of German chemicals to the United States, American...


Winning Women's Votes

by Julia Sneeringer The University of North Carolina Press (April 03, 2003)

In November 1918, German women gained the right to vote, and female suffrage would forever change the landscape of German political life. Women now constituted the majority of voters, and political parties were...


The German Colonial Empire

by Woodruff D. Smith The University of North Carolina Press (December 01, 2012)

Although Germany's short-lived colonial empire (1884-1918) was neither large nor successful, it is historically significant. The establishment of German colonies and attempts to expand them affected international...


Dealing with the Devil

by M. E. Sarotte The University of North Carolina Press (April 03, 2003)

Using new archival sources--including previously secret documents of the East German secret police and Communist Party--M. E. Sarotte goes behind the scenes of Cold War Germany during the era of detente, as...


Synthetic Socialism

by Eli Rubin The University of North Carolina Press (September 01, 2012)

Eli Rubin takes an innovative approach to consumer culture to explore questions of political consensus and consent and the impact of ideology on everyday life in the former East Germany. Synthetic Socialism...


Beyond the Prison Gates

by Warren Rosenblum The University of North Carolina Press (September 01, 2012)

Germany today has one of the lowest incarceration rates in the industrialized world, and social welfare principles play an essential role at all levels of the German criminal justice system. Warren Rosenblum...


Hitler's Children

by Gerhard Rempel The University of North Carolina Press (July 15, 2015)

Eighty-two percent of German boys and girls between the ages of ten and eighteen belonged to Hitlerjugend--Hitler Youth--or one of its affiliates by the time membership became fully compulsory in 1939. These...


Christmas in Germany

by Joe Perry The University of North Carolina Press (September 27, 2010)

For poets, priests, and politicians--and especially ordinary Germans--in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the image of the loving nuclear family gathered around the Christmas tree symbolized the unity...


Objects of Culture

by H. Glenn Penny The University of North Carolina Press (October 16, 2003)

In the late nineteenth century, Germans spearheaded a worldwide effort to preserve the material traces of humanity, designing major ethnographic museums and building extensive networks of communication and exchange...


Kindred by Choice

by H. Glenn Penny The University of North Carolina Press (August 12, 2013)

How do we explain the persistent preoccupation with American Indians in Germany and the staggering numbers of Germans one encounters as visitors to Indian country? As H. Glenn Penny demonstrates, that preoccupation...


Settling Scores

by David Monod The University of North Carolina Press (March 08, 2006)

Classical music was central to German national identity in the early twentieth century. The preeminence of composers such as Bach and Beethoven and artists such as conductor Wilhelm Furtwangler and pianist Walter...


Ludwig Erhard

by Alfred C. Mierzejewski The University of North Carolina Press (December 15, 2005)

In the first English-language biography of one of the most important figures in postwar German history, Alfred C. Mierzejewski examines the life and service of Ludwig Erhard (1897-1977), West Germany's first...


Germans to the Front

by David Clay Large The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

In Germans to the Front, David Large charts the path from Germany's total demilitarization immediately after World War II to the appearance of the Bundeswehr, the West German army, in 1956. The book is the first...


Social Life, Local Politics, and Nazism

by Rudy J. Koshar The University of North Carolina Press (April 15, 2014)

Focusing on Marburg, a contentious university town where voters demonstrated strong electoral support for Adolf Hitler's National Socialist party, this imaginative study discusses the political role of small-town...


Germany's Transient Pasts

by Rudy J. Koshar The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

Over the course of the twentieth century, Germans have venerated and maintained a variety of historical buildings--from medieval fortresses and cathedrals to urban districts and nineteenth-century working-class...


The Descent of Darwin

by Alfred Kelly The University of North Carolina Press (December 01, 2012)

In Germany, more than anywhere else, Darwinism was a sensational success. Setting his analysis against the background of popular science, Kelly follows popular Darwinism as it permeated education, religion,...


Doctors Under Hitler

by Michael H. Kater The University of North Carolina Press (October 12, 2005)

"A brilliant attempt to explain the profound historical crisis into which medicine had plummeted during the Nazi period with the tried methods of social history.--Historische Zeitschrift

"The author has drawn...


German Social Democracy and the Rise of Nazism

by Donna Harsch The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

German Social Democracy and the Rise of Nazism explores the failure of Germany's largest political party to stave off the Nazi threat to the Weimar republic. In 1928 members of the Social Democratic Party (SPD)...


Germany's Cold War

by William Glenn Gray The University of North Carolina Press (November 20, 2003)

Using newly available material from both sides of the Iron Curtain, William Glenn Gray explores West Germany's efforts to prevent international acceptance of East Germany as a legitimate state following World...


Cinema in Democratizing Germany

by Heide Fehrenbach The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

Heide Fehrenbach analyzes the important role cinema played in the reconstruction of German cultural and political identity between 1945 and 1962. Concentrating on the former West Germany, she explores the complex...


The Thanks of the Fatherland

by James M. Diehl The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

An account of the problems facing German veterans after WWII and the ways in which they were addressed in the decade following Germany's defeat. The primary focus is on the major pieces of veterans' legislation...


Home Fires Burning

by Belinda J. Davis The University of North Carolina Press (June 19, 2003)

Challenging assumptions about the separation of high politics and everyday life, Belinda Davis uncovers the important influence of the broad civilian populace--particularly poorer women--on German domestic and...


Germany as a Culture of Remembrance

by Alon Confino The University of North Carolina Press (September 30, 2006)

An acknowledged authority on German history and memory, Alon Confino presents in this volume an original critique of the relations between nationhood, memory, and history, applied to the specific case of Germany....


The Nation as a Local Metaphor

by Alon Confino The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

All nations make themselves up as they go along, but not all make themselves up in the same way. In this study, Alon Confino explores how Germans turned national and argues that they imagined the nation as an...


The Nazi Voter

by Thomas Childers The University of North Carolina Press (June 15, 2010)

The first study based on a large national sample of both urban and rural districts examines the Nazi constituency -- how it was formed, from which social groups, under what conditions, and with what promises....


Twisted Cross

by Doris L. Bergen The University of North Carolina Press (November 09, 2000)

How did Germany's Christians respond to Nazism? In Twisted Cross, Doris Bergen addresses one important element of this response by focusing on the 600,000 self-described 'German Christians,' who sought to expunge...


The Stigma of Surrender

by Brian K. Feltman The University of North Carolina Press (March 15, 2015)

Approximately 9 million soldiers fell into enemy hands from 1914 to 1918, but historians have only recently begun to recognize the prisoner of war's significance to the history of the Great War. Examining the...