By Mary Fulbrook
The fourth variation of A background of Germany, 1918-2014: A Divided Nation introduces scholars to the major issues of 20th century German historical past, tracing the dramatic social, cultural, and political tensions in Germany due to the fact that 1918. Now completely up to date, the textual content contains new assurance of the Euro drawback and a overview of Angela Merkel’s Chancellorship.
- New variation of a widely known, vintage survey by means of a number one student within the box, completely up to date for a brand new new release of readers
- Provides an summary of the turbulent heritage of Germany from the top of the 1st international conflict throughout the 3rd Reich and past, analyzing the nature and outcomes of struggle and genocide
- Treats German historical past from 1918 to 2014 from the views of instability, department and reunification, masking East and West German background in equivalent depth
- Offers very important reflections on Angela Merkel’s Chancellorship because it extends right into a new term
- Concise, noticeable insurance of this era make it an awesome source for undergraduate students
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A History of Germany 1918-2014: The Divided Nation by Mary Fulbrook