A History of Modern Germany, 1800-2000 by Martin Kitchen

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This engaging textbook provides a broad survey of modern German history from 1800-2000, and situates Germany’s fragmented past within its full context. Kitchen:

Provides readers a long view of German history, allowing them to see continuities and changes
Covers the unification of Germany, the German Empire, the Weimar Republic, the Third Reich, the Federal Republic, the collapse of Communism, and the re-unification
Examines cultural history as well as political and economic history
Includes coverage of regional history rather than focusing on the dominant role of Prussia

About Martin Kitchen

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Martin Kitchen is Professor of History at Simon Fraser University, Canada. Among his many books are Nazi Germany at War (1994), The Cambridge Illustrated History of Germany (1996) and The German Offensives of 1918 (2001).
Published January 30, 2006 by Wiley-Blackwell. 480 pages
Genres: History, Travel. Non-fiction

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