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Best Books About Germany

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Hammer's German Grammar and Usage
Martin Durrell - 2017-01-11 (first published in 1971)
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Long trusted as the most comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly grammar available, Hammer's German Grammar provides you with a complete guide to German as it is written and spoken today.In a new layout to enable better referencing, this new edition includes:concise descriptions of the main grammatical phenomena of German and their useexamples ...
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Tuesday, February 13, 1945
Frederick Taylor - 2005-01-18 (first published in 2004)
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“A picture markedly different from conventional accounts.” --New York Times Book ReviewThe dramatic and controversial account that completely re-examines the Allied attack on DresdenFor decades it has been assumed that the Allied bombing of Dresden was militarily unjustifiable, an act of rage and retribution for Germany’s ceaseless bombing of Londo...
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DK Eyewitness Germany
Eyewitness - 2019-02-19 (first published in 2016)
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Discover Germany with this essential travel guide, designed to help you create your own unique trip and to transport you to this beautiful country before you've even packed your case - admire art and architecture in Berlin, walk the medieval streets of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, visit the fairy-tale Schloss Neuschwanstein, sample delicious Riesling ...
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DK Eyewitness Back Roads Germany
Eyewitness - 2017-03-21 (first published in 2011)
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Take a journey through the back roads of Germany to discover the area's real soul and charm. Twenty-four themed drives, each lasting one to five days, reveal breathtaking views, hidden gems, and authentic local experiences that can only be discovered by road.Each tour is bursting with insider knowledge and loaded with ideas for varied activities, f...
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Berlin Diaries, 1940-1945
Marie Vassiltchikov - 1988-06-12 (first published in 1945)
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The secret diaries of a twenty-three-year-old White Russian princess who worked in the German Foreign Office from 1940 to 1944 and then as a nurse, these pages give us a unique picture of wartime life in that sector of German society from which the 20th of July Plot -- the conspiracy to kill Hitler -- was born.Includes index....
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National Geographic Traveler
Germany, 4th Edition
Michael Ivory - 2015-02-03 (first published in 2004)
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This newly revised and updated guide tells you everything you need to know about visiting Germany. Covering the entire country region by region, the guide begins in the youthful capital of Berlin and proceeds to Mecklenburg, Hamburg, Niedersachsen, Rheinland-Pfalz, Hessen, Thuringe, Sachsen, northern Bavaria, Munich and the Alps, and finally Baden-...
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The Tin Drum
Günter Grass - 2010-04-08 (first published in 1959)
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Without a doubt, The Tin Drum by Gunter Grass is a classic of Western Literature. Sardonic in tone and exuberant in its condemnation of the late 20th century world and its values, The Tin Drum is a picture of a world in upheaval. Told through the eyes of dwarf, it was Grass's first novel and it catapulted him to fame. The Tin Drum is a portrait of ...
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The Germans
Gordon A. Craig - 1991-09-01 (first published in 1982)
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They have given mankind triumphs in science, literature, philosophy, music, and art. They have also produced Hitler and the Holocaust. They are romantic and conservative, idealistic and practical, proud and insecure, ruthless and good-natured. They are, in short, the Germans.Gordon A. Craig, one of the world's premier authorities on Germany, comes ...
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Elie Wiesel - 2006-01-16 (first published in 1956)
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Born in the town of Sighet, Transylvania, Elie Wiesel was a teenager when he and his family were taken from their home in 1944 to Auschwitz concentration camp, and then to Buchenwald. Night is the terrifying record of Elie Wiesel's memories of the death of his family, the death of his own innocence, and his despair as a deeply observant Jew confron...
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Anne Frank
The Biography
Melissa Müller - 2014-06-03 (first published in 1998)
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UPDATED AND FILLED WITH STRIKING NEW REVELATIONS, THE BESTSELLING, "SUPERB" BIOGRAPHY THAT "HONORS IN FULL A LIFE WE THOUGHT WE KNEW" (NEWSWEEK)Praised as "remarkable," "meticulous," and "long overdue," Anne Frank: The Biography, originally published in 1998, still stands as the definitive account of the girl who has become "the human face of the H...
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Rena's Promise
Rena Kornreich Gelissen - 1996-10-30
Germany by Neil MacGregor
Hitler by Ian Kershaw
Ordinary Men by Christopher R. Browning
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich by William L. Shirer
Stasiland by Anna Funder
Berlin Diary by William L. Shirer
I Never Saw Another Butterfly by Hana Volavkova
The Diary Of A Young Girl by Anne Frank
Learn German With Stories by André Klein
Panzer Commander by Hans von Luck
Albert Speer by Gitta Sereny
Rick Steves Germany 2019 by Rick Steves
Iron Kingdom by Christopher Clark
The German Genius by Peter Watson
Nuremberg Diary by G. M. Gilbert
Hitler and Stalin by Alan Bullock
The Third Reich by Thomas Childers
Europa, Europa by Solomon Perel
Soldat by Siegfried Knappe
I Flew for the Fuhrer by Heinz Knoke
The Year that Changed the World by Michael Meyer
The House by the Lake by Thomas Harding
Children of a Vanished World by Mara Vishniac Kohn
LEHR-UND ÜBUNGSB.DT.GRAMM.aktuell by Hilke Dreyer
The Everything Learning German Book by Edward Swick
Schaum's Outline of German Grammar by Elke Gschossmann-Hendershot
grobes ubungsbuch grammatik by Sabine Dinsel
LEHR-UND ÜBUNGSB.DT.GRAMM.aktuell.sol. by Hilke Dreyer
Keep Britain Tidy by
Rommel by Christopher Ailsby
SS Uniforms, Insignia and Accoutrements by A. Hayes
Insight Guides Germany by Insight Guides
German Uniforms of the Third Reich 1933-1945 by Brian Leigh Davis
Heroes of Ww II by Edward F. Murphy
A History of Modern Germany by Dietrich Orlow
In the Name of the Volk by H. W. Koch
Living German by R. W. Buckley
Who's Who In Nazi Germany by Robert S. Wistrich
Surviving Hitler’s War by H. Vaizey
German Made Simple by Eugene Jackson
Barbarossa by Alan Clark
The Nazi Doctors by Robert J. Lifton
Adolf Hitler by John Toland
The Buchenwald Report by David A Hackett
DK Eyewitness Berlin by Eyewitness
The Last Days of Hitler by Hugh Trevor-Roper
The Night Of The Long Knives by Max Gallo
Skorzeny's Special Missions by Otto Skorzeny
Fodor's Essential Germany by Fodor's Travel Guides
Encyclopedia of the Third Reich by Louis Snyder
Rick Steves Germany 2020 by Rick Steves
Kids' Travel Guide - Germany by Shiela H. Leon, Salome G., FlyingKids
Lonely Planet Best of Germany by Lonely Planet, Benedict Walker, Kerry Christiani, Marc Di Duca, Catherine Le Nevez, Leonid Ragozin, Andrea Schulte-Peevers
Journey Through Germany by Ernst-Otto Luthardt
Walking in the Bavarian Alps by Grant Bourne, Sabine K?rner Bourne
The Rough Guide to Germany (Rough guides) by
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide by Travel
LENI RIEFENSTAHL by Leni Riefenstahl
A Hitler Youth in Poland by Jost Hermand
German Survival Guide by Elizabeth Bingham
Born in the GDR by Hester Vaizey
The Killing of Reinhard Heydrich by Callum MacDonald
An Illustrated History of the Gestapo by Rupert Butler
101 Amazing Things to Do in Germany by 101 Amazing Things
Death Dealer by Rudolf Höss
Hitler's Table Talk, 1941-1944 by Adolf Hitler
The SS by Gordon Williamson
Before France and Germany by Patrick J. Geary
A Brief Stop on the Road From Auschwitz by Göran Rosenberg
Berlin Blues by Sven Regener
Divided Lives by Cynthia Crane
Jews, Germans, and Allies by Atina Grossmann
The French Resistance by Raymond Aubrac
Massacre at Malmedy by Charles Whiting
Wehrmacht by John Pimlot
Dissonant Lives by Mary Fulbrook