Germany from Partition to Reunification: A Revised Edition of the Two Germanies since 1945 / Edition 2

Germany from Partition to Reunification: A Revised Edition of the Two Germanies since 1945 / Edition 2

by Henry Ashby Turner Jr.
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300053479

ISBN-13: 9780300053470

Pub. Date: 11/28/1992

Publisher: Yale University Press

In this book, a prominent historian brings up to date his comprehensive overview of Germany since 1945. Henry Turner, has extended his masterly discussion of the partitioning of Germany after the Second World War and the evolution of East and West Germany to take into account the momentous events that swept away one of the German states and united the country under…  See more details below

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In this book, a prominent historian brings up to date his comprehensive overview of Germany since 1945. Henry Turner, has extended his masterly discussion of the partitioning of Germany after the Second World War and the evolution of East and West Germany to take into account the momentous events that swept away one of the German states and united the country under the constitution of the other.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300053470
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
11/28/1992
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
419,704
Product dimensions:
5.49(w) x 8.21(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Abbreviations
1Defeat, Cold War, and Division1
2The Birth of Two New Governments33
3The Ulbricht Era in East Germany55
4Two Decades of Christian Democratic Leadership in the Federal Republic104
5The Social-Liberal Era and the Return to Conservatism in the Federal Republic148
6The Collapse of the GDR and the Reunification of Germany191
7Fundamental Factors during Four Decades of Division256
Further Reading260
Index265

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