The Weimar Republic / Edition 2

The Weimar Republic / Edition 2

by Stephen J. Lee
     
 

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,

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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)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415473231
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/31/2009
Series:
Questions and Analysis in History Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
0.55(w) x 0.85(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Series Preface
Acknowledgements
1The German Revolution, 1918-191
2The constitution and political system15
3Versailles and its impact34
4Crisis and recovery, 1920-2347
5A period of stability, 1924-29?61
6Foreign policy77
7Crisis and collapse, 1929-3392
8Social and cultural achievements112
Notes123
Bibliography128
Index130

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