Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||DD257 .M23 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 239 p. :|
|Number of Pages||239|
|LC Control Number||90009035|
The period is generally acknowledged as a critical period for the German people and their collective history. But it did not, Manfred Malzahn argues, lead inevitably to the construction of the Berlin Wall. As in , so in the German people were prepared to break away from established patterns, to reassess, if need be, what it meant to be German. Then, as now, Germans East and. The period is generally acknowledged as a critical period for the German people and their collective history. But it did not, Manfred Malzahn argues, lead inevitably to the construction of the Berlin Wall. As in , so in the German people were prepared to break away from established patterns, to reassess, if need be, what it meant to be German. Germany Germany by Manfred Malzahn. Download it Germany books also available in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format for read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Containing valuable documentation of these critical years of German history, this sourcebook rescues the period from the burden of selective hindsight and nostalgia that has obscured it. 7 - The division of Germany, – By Hans-Peter Schwarz Edited by Melvyn P. Leffler, University of Virginia, Odd Arne Westad, London School of Economics and Political Science.
At the end of World War Ii roughly , American Gis were deployed as occupation forces in Germany. Many of them quickly developed intimate relations with their former enemies. Those informal interactions played a significant role in the transformation of Germany from enemy to ally of the United States, argues Petra Goedde in her engrossing Reviews: 4. Article Germany, from Britannica Book of the Year pp. ; Article Occupied Areas, Administration of, ibid. pp (on events in ) [G] Article Germany, from Britannica Book of the Year pp. (on events in ) [G] Osmar White, Conquerors' Road. An Eyewitness Report of Germany , Cambridge: UP [G]. The reader interested in events in the French zone and the Soviet zone will need to consult two works, one American and one British: F. Roy Willis, The French in Germany, (Stanford: Stanford University Press, ) and J. P. Nettl, The Eastern Zone and Soviet Policy in Germany. Alexander Solzhenitsyn was a young captain in the Red Army when it entered East Prussia in He wrote later in his book, ‘The Gulag Archipelago’: “All of us knew very well that if girls were German they could be raped and then shot. This was almost a combat distinction.” He was arrested and sentenced to eight years in a labor camp.
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