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The German Jew: A Synthesis of Judaism and Western Civilization, 1730-1930

By: Bach, H.I.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University (for the Litman Library of Jewish Civilization: 1985

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 06165

ISBN: 0197100333

Condition: Near Fine


255 pages, with Index. The history and achievement of Jews in Germany in the two centuries preceding the Nazi Era, when their contributions to German intellectual, scientific, and cultural life came to an abrupt halt. Intended more for the general reader, with highlights of the main stages of progress. Jacket illustrations, none in the text. View more info

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Germany 1945 | 1954

By: Boas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Schaan-Liechtenstein, Boas International Publishing Co.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03771

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with gilt lettering/stamping. Very light wear, slightly bumped at the corners. Front free endpaper creased, a previous owner's name "whited out." Otherwise unmarked and clean. 738 pages, illustrated with numerous photos. Fold-out map (rear) of Germany in the boundaries of 1937. An account of the development of the German Federal Republic in the decade following the end of World War II. A cross-sectional look at the German economy, its businesses, and p... View more info

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The History of the German Resistance 1933-1945

By: Hoffmann, Peter; Translated from the German by Richard Barry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, MIT Press: 1977

Edition: First MIT Press Edition

Seller ID: 07934

ISBN: 0262080885

Condition: Very Good


Clean copy with slight shelf wear and light foxng on the dust jacket flaps. 847 pages .Abbreviations and Glossary, Sources and Bibliography, Index. View more info

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Dueling; The Cult of Honor in Fin-de- Siècle Germany

By: McAleer, Kevin

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, Princeton University Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09379

ISBN: 0691034621

Condition: Near Fine+


268 pages with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated. From the publisher: "This sharp, often playful, cultural critique of the German duel, the deadliest type of one-on-one combat in fin-de-siècle Germany, questions what it took "to be a man." From initial provocation to final death agony, the book invites the reader into the complex mindset and protocol of the duel." View more info