The Weimar Republic / Edition 2

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The Weimar Republic examines Germany in the aftermath of the First World War, exploring such themes from the impact of the impact of the Treaty of Versailles and the events leading to Hitler's rise to power.

followed by a short revolution?, How democratic was the Weimar Republic?, How responsible were the political parties of the Weimar Republic?, ectetera, and the reader/student is to form an opinion regarding the competing interpretations presented in these essays based on his or her own

reading of a number of well-chosen primary source documents provided for each chapter. To a large degree, Lee's book achieves its goal, though I would phrase-and answer-some of his questions in a different manner.

to the instructional needs of the student. (Dietar Saalman, Wichta State University)

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'Lee's books are a 'must have' in the toolkit of students and teachers of Advanced courses in the Weimar Republic and Nazi Germany.' – Mike McCabe, S.A.T.H. Resources Review
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415473231
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 7/31/2009
  • Series: Questions and Analysis in History Series
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 0.55 (w) x 0.85 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Series Preface
1 The German Revolution, 1918-19 1
2 The constitution and political system 15
3 Versailles and its impact 34
4 Crisis and recovery, 1920-23 47
5 A period of stability, 1924-29? 61
6 Foreign policy 77
7 Crisis and collapse, 1929-33 92
8 Social and cultural achievements 112
Notes 123
Bibliography 128
Index 130
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