The New Germany: A Human Geography

The New Germany: A Human Geography

by Alun Jones
     
 

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An accessible, user-friendly text which draws on the latest statistics and research to emphasize the difficulties of bringing together two countries with two very diverse post-war histories. Beginning with Germany's position in 1945, it traces the differential development of East and West Germany. Describes the impact of unification and the new geography being

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An accessible, user-friendly text which draws on the latest statistics and research to emphasize the difficulties of bringing together two countries with two very diverse post-war histories. Beginning with Germany's position in 1945, it traces the differential development of East and West Germany. Describes the impact of unification and the new geography being created. Concludes with the role Germany now occupies in Europe.

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Provides an up-to-date account of the process of German unification and its impact in the new states (Lander) of eastern Germany as well as the impact on the established western German Lander. It emphasizes the difficulties of bringing together two countries with vastly different post-war histories and contains numerous detailed maps and several b&w photographs. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780471949329
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/28/1995
Pages:
242
Product dimensions:
5.94(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.51(d)

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