Germany: a reference guide from the Renaissance to the present

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Germany is a useful reference guide that provides detailed information on the people, events, and issues that are essential to the study of German history. This new volume contains a wealth of easy-to-use features, including a chronology of significant events and a narrative history from the Renaissance to the present day. Major areas of coverage include Germany's increasingly multiethnic character, its troubled political history, and the contributions made by German culture to the world.Coverage includes:
  • Konrad Adenauer
  • Anti-Semitism
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Brandenburg
  • Dresden
  • Nazi Party
  • Prussia
  • Franz Shubert
  • Richard Wagner
  • Weimar Republic
  • and more.
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table_of_contents Tribal origins and middle ages -- Renaissance -- Protestant reformation -- Counter reformation and thirty years war -- Age of the baroque -- Absolutism in Austria -- Rise of Brandenburg Prussia -- Eighteenth century culture -- French revolution and Napoleon -- Restoration, romanticism and revolution -- Industrial revolution -- Otto von Bismarck and German unification -- Imperial Germany, 1871-1918 -- First world war, 1914-1918 -- November revolution -- Versailles treaty and constitution -- Weimar republic, 1919-1933 -- Nazi dictatorship -- World war II and holocaust -- Allied occupation, democratic rebirth and cold war -- Federal republic, 1949-1990 -- German democratic republic -- Revolution and reunification -- Post reunification to the present -- Historical dictionary A-Z -- Chronology -- Appendix I -- German rulers and statesman -- Maps -- Bibliography.
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