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Facing Fascism: The Conservative Party and The European Dictators 1935 -1940

Facing Fascism: The Conservative Party and The European Dictators 1935 -1940

1st Edition

Nick Crowson
February 27, 2014

This book examines the Conservative party's responses to the problems of fascism from 1935 - 1940. Crowson provides the historical context for the foreign policy of the period and examines the historiography of the Conservative party. He offers a new perspective on its policies and the reaction of...

European Border Regions in Comparison: Overcoming Nationalistic Aspects or Re-Nationalization?

European Border Regions in Comparison: Overcoming Nationalistic Aspects or Re-Nationalization?

1st Edition

Katarzyna Stokłosa, Gerhard Besier
January 13, 2014

Borders exist in almost every sphere of life. Initially, borders were established in connection with kingdoms, regions, towns, villages and cities. With nation-building, they became important as a line separating two national states with different “national characteristics,” narratives and myths....

Stormtroopers and Crisis in the Nazi Movement: Activism, Ideology and Dissolution

Stormtroopers and Crisis in the Nazi Movement: Activism, Ideology and Dissolution

1st Edition

Thomas D. Grant
September 09, 2013

Containing illustrations from archival material, this book scrutinizes two sets of hitherto understudied records: * SA morale reports in the US National Archive which show what Nazi leaders themselves knew about their radical paramilitary wing* police reports on the stormtroopers, from the...

The Nazi Party and the German Foreign Office

The Nazi Party and the German Foreign Office

1st Edition

Hans-Adolph Jacobsen, Arthur L. Smith Jr.
September 20, 2012

The Nazi Party and the German Foreign Office explores the struggle between entrenched diplomats in the Foreign Office and Party loyalists, who presumed that with the assumption of power in 1933 total state control was theirs....

The Russian Revolution of 1905: Centenary Perspectives

The Russian Revolution of 1905: Centenary Perspectives

1st Edition

Anthony J. Heywood, Jonathan D. Smele
September 19, 2012

2005 marks the centenary of Russia’s ‘first revolution’ - an unplanned, spontaneous rejection of Tsarist rule that was a response to the ‘Bloody Sunday’ massacre of 9th January 1905. A wave of strikes, urban uprisings, peasant revolts, national revolutions and mutinies swept across the Russian...

German Colonialism, Visual Culture, and Modern Memory

German Colonialism, Visual Culture, and Modern Memory

1st Edition

Volker Langbehn
July 27, 2012

There is no overarching master narrative in understanding the history of German colonialism, and over the past decade, the study of Germany’s colonial past has experienced a dramatic transformation in its scope of inquiry. Influenced by new theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of...

West Germans and the Nazi Legacy

West Germans and the Nazi Legacy

1st Edition

Caroline Sharples
December 21, 2011

This book constitutes a new history of the complex memory cultures that persisted within post-war West Germany, examining the attitudes of ordinary people to the second wave of Nazi war crimes trials ushered in during the 1960s. It explores responses to the prospect of continuing investigations,...

Landscapes of the Western Front: Materiality During the Great War

Landscapes of the Western Front: Materiality During the Great War

1st Edition

Ross Wilson
October 24, 2011

This book examines the British soldiers on the Western Front and how they responded to the war landscape they encountered behind the lines and at the front. Using a multidisciplinary perspective, this study investigates the relationship between soldiers and the spaces and materials of the...

Politics of Culture in Liberal Italy: From Unification to Fascism

Politics of Culture in Liberal Italy: From Unification to Fascism

1st Edition

Axel Körner
August 15, 2011

With chapters on theatre and opera, architecture and urban planning, the medieval revival and the rediscovery of the Etruscan and Roman past, The Politics of Culture in Liberal Italy analyzes Italians' changing relationship to their new nation state and the monarchy, the conflicts between the...

German Colonialism and National Identity

German Colonialism and National Identity

1st Edition

Michael Perraudin, Juergen Zimmerer
September 14, 2010

German colonialism is a thriving field of study. From North America to Japan, within Germany, Austria and Switzerland, scholars are increasingly applying post-colonial questions and methods to the study of Germany and its culture. However, no introduction on this emerging field of study has...

Trials of Irish History: Genesis and Evolution of a Reappraisal

Trials of Irish History: Genesis and Evolution of a Reappraisal

1st Edition

Evi Gkotzaridis
December 17, 2009

Bringing her original insights into theory and philosophy to bear upon the controversial question of revision in Irish history, Evi Gkotzaridis presents the first historical and theoretical examination of the trailblazer historians who, from 1938, spearheaded an unpoliticized Irish history. Drawing...

French Foreign and Defence Policy, 1918-1940: The Decline and Fall of a Great Power

French Foreign and Defence Policy, 1918-1940: The Decline and Fall of a Great Power

1st Edition

Robert Boyce
March 26, 1998

French Foreign and Defence Policy, 1918-1940 outlines France's strategies for protection and appeasement during this period and places interwar relations in a larger European context. This book examines: * relationships with key countries such as Italy and Russia * the significance of interwar...

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