(see also Germany: Nazi Regime, Holocaust, German Democratic Republic & West Germany 1945-1990 & Germany since 1990).
CIA World Factbook. Includes map.
On the Web: Specialized Sites
Lawson, Maggie Ledford. "The fatal legend of preemptive war," National Catholic Reporter (2/27/04):18.
In the Library: Non-Fiction Books
Alter, Peter. The German Question & Europe: A History (London: Arnold, 2000).
Boa, Elizabeth & Palfreyman, Rachel. Heimat-A German Dream: Regional Loyalties & National Identity in German Culture 1890-1990 (NY: Oxford, 2000).
Breuilly, John. The Formation of the First German Nation-State, 1800-1871 (NY: St. Martin's, 1996).
Cioc, Mark. The Rhine: An Eco-Biography, 1815-2000 (Seattle: U. of Washington, 2002).
Crew, David F. Germans on Welfare: From Weimar to Hitler (NY: Oxford, 2001).
Eley, Geoffrey. Reshaping the German Right: Radical Nationalism & Political Change After Bismarck (Ann Arbor: U. Michigan, 1991).
__________ (ed.) Society, Culture & the State in Germany, 1870-1930 (Ann Arbor: U. Michigan, 1996).
Fulbrook, Mary (ed.) German History Since 1800 (NY: Oxford, 1997).
__________. Anatomy of a Dictatorship: Inside the GDR 1949-1989 (NY: Oxford, 1995).
Lethen, Helmut. Cool Conduct: The Culture of Distance in Weimar Germany (Berkeley: U. California, 2003).
Nicholls, A.J. Freedom with Responsibility: The Social Market Economy in Germany, 1918-1963 (NY: Oxford, 1994).
Ozment, Steven. A Mighty Fortress: A New History of the German People (NY: Harper Collins, 2003).
Pulzer, Peter. Germany, 1870-1945: Politics, State Formation & War (NY: Oxford, 1997).
Steinmetz, George. Regulating the Social: The Welfare State & Local Politics in Imperial Germany (Princeton: Princeton, 1993).
In the Library: Fiction
Mann, Heinrich. Man of Straw [Der Unterdan,1918] (NY: Penguin, 1984). Prescient portrait of provincial bourgeois manners & authoritarian politics.
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