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The German war

by Arthur Conan Doyle

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsD511 .D7
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 152 p.
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24594314M
LC Control Number15006253

Buy the best translation—recommended for serious readers. The Book of War (The Modern Library, February ). ISBN: Clausewitz's On War and Sun Tzu's Art of War in one translation of Clausewitz's On War is the version done by German literary scholar O.J. Matthijs Jolles at the University of Chicago during World War II—not today's standard translation, but.   “The German War is an outstanding book by a master historian a masterpiece of historical writing, blending seamlessly a ‘bird’s eye’ view with intimate micro-history of this calamitous period in twentieth century Europe” Jan Gross, author of Neighbors: The Destruction of the Jewish Community in Jedwabne, Poland.

A terrific book. Nicholas Stargardt brilliantly explores diaries, letters and other previously untapped sources to provide more vivid and nuanced insight than ever before achieved into the motivation of ordinary Germans fighting the most horrific war of all time -- Ian Kershaw A gripping new book To write like this requires a rare sensitivity and psychological sophistication coupled with a /5().   The book is a very good general overview of the Great War in Europe from July until the end in November ; this book is special from most other books regarding the subject, in the fact it is written from the viewpoints of the German and Austro-Hungarian empires instead of the Western allies of Britain and France. in addition with its good overview on the course of the war it is full of 5/5(6).

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In his new and excellent book, The German War, Oxford University historian Nicholas Stargardt exhumes the letters and diaries of German soldiers and others. He details how a cultured nation went insane, how ordinary soldiers became mass killers, and how the churches of Germany looked the other way as the innocent were murdered."―/5().

The great accomplishment of Nicholas Stargardt’s The German War: A Nation Under Arms, is that it perfectly walks this moral tightrope. It manages to look at World War II from the perspective of individual Germans; it gives voice to their own trials and tribulations; but it never lets them off the hook/5().

In the same spirit, Stargardt’s book captures the war as an enormously disruptive event, disturbing preconceptions, forcing Germans to square the patriotism that unified the. by Nicholas Stargardt ‧ RELEASE DATE: Oct. 13, The story of World War II seen through the eyes of regular German citizens.

In this massive but thorough meditation, Stargardt (European History/Magdalen Coll., Oxford; Witnesses of War: Children’s Lives Under the Nazis,etc.) carefully avoids fixing blame on how the war affected both the attitudes and daily lives of German.

The German War by Nicholas Stargardt review – the Third Reich’s home front A penetrating study of ordinary Germans’ lives during the second world war John Kampfner.

Germany’s War by John Wear refutes this characterization of Germany, bringing history into accord with the facts. Germany’s War documents that the Allied leaders of The German war book Soviet Union, Great Britain and the United States were primarily responsible for starting and prolonging World War II—costing million The German war book lives.

Germany's Reasons for War with Russia How Russia and her Ruler betrayed Germany's confidence and thereby made the European War. (WITH THE ORIGINAL TELEGRAMS AND NOTES.) [NOTE.­This document is a reprint of a pamphlet published by Messrs.

Liebheit and Thiesen of Berlin under the title "The German White Book: the only authorised translation.". " The German War is an outstanding book by a master historian a masterpiece of historical writing, blending seamlessly a ‘bird’s eye’ view with intimate micro-history of this calamitous period in twentieth century Europe" (Jan Gross, author of Neighbors: The Destruction of the Jewish Community in Jedwabne, Poland)/5().

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The German War: Some Sidelights and Reflections. Contents. The causes of the war -- The world-war conspiracy -- The devil's doctrine -- The great German plot -- The "contemptible little army" -- A policy of murder -- Madness -- Great Britain and the next war -- by: 9.

In The German War, acclaimed historian Nicholas Stargardt draws on an extraordinary range of firsthand testimony -- personal diaries, court records, and military correspondence -- to explore how the German people experienced the Second World War.

When war broke out in Septemberit was deeply unpopular in Germany.4/5(6). First published inthis National Book Award winner and New York Times bestseller traces the rise and fall of Nazi Germany from Adolf Hitler’s birth in to the end of World War II in   The German War: A Nation Under Arms, by Nicholas Stargardt review – a superb study This vivid history of everyday life captures the Author: Nikolaus Wachsmann.

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This book may be “about” war, but it is, like most of these books, mostly about people. Knight’s Cross: A Life of Field Marshall Erwin Rommel by David Fraser. It’s going to feel weird reading a book about a German general in WWII but for Rommel we must make an.

“The German War is an outstanding book by a master historian. Weaving together personal letters, secret police reports, Goebbels' propaganda ministry assessments, and other sources, Nicholas Stargardt shows what and when the German people knew about the conduct of the war, what they thought about it, and how the regime, always attuned to /5().

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Germany’s War, Introduction. I highly recommend “Germany’s War” by John Wear. His book is an extremely scholarly account of the origins, aftermath and atrocities of World War II. I think anyone who enjoyed reading my book “The Myth of German Villainy” would also find this outstanding book.

So much about history focuses on the politics and the people in power but your next choice tells the very personal story of a young woman who preferred to remain anonymous, living in Berlin inwho kept a daily record of her life.

This book, A Woman in Berlin, is one of the great diaries of the whole war.The German Wars: A Concise History, outlines the history of European warfare from the Wars of German Unification to the end of the World War II. The title aside, the book is not be another history of the German military; it takes a much broader approach looking at political, social.

In ‘The German House,’ a translator comes to terms with her family’s role in World War II. By. What makes Hess’s book work is the apposite motion Eva takes as she meets a fiery young.