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    • Schreiner, Sonja (2010)
    • Schreiner, Sonja, (2010)
      Die Georgia Augusta feierte im September 1837 mit einem ganz Göttingen zur Bühne machenden Fest ihr Hundertjahrjubiläum. Die Feierlichkeiten dauerten drei Tage und waren glanzvoll. Um für eine breitere zeitgenössische ...
    • Van der Wee, Herman (2009-08-05)
      This monograph presents an in-depth analysis of Belgium’s monetary and financial history during the Second World War. Exploring Belgium’s financial and business links with Germany, France, The Netherlands, Great Britain, ...
    • Büttner, Maren; Horn, Sabine (2010)
    • Büttner, Maren; Horn, Sabine (2010)
      Göttingen nach Kriegsende 1945 – Wie gestaltete sich der Nachkriegsalltag aus Sicht der Bevölkerung und der alten und neuen Behörden? Welche Formen und Auswirkungen hatten die neuen politischen Verhältnisse, die Flüchtlinge, ...
    • Bischof, Günter; Karlhofer, Ferdinand (2015)
      "With its ambiguous mix of weak federalist and strong centralist elements, the Austrian constitutional architecture has been subject to conflicting interpretations and claims from its very beginning. The written 1920 ...
    • Bischof, Günter; Plasser, Fritz; Maltschnig, Eva (2012)
      Writing biographies for a long time had been a male hegemonic project. Ever since Plutarch and Sueton composed their vitae of the greats of classical antiquity, to the medieval obsession with the hagiographies of holy men ...
    • Bischof, Günter; Karlhofer, Ferdinand (2016)
      "This volume celebrates the study of Austria in the twentieth century by historians, political scientists and social scientists produced in the previous twenty-four volumes of Contemporary Austrian Studies. One contributor ...
    • Jeppesen, Chris; W.M. Smith, Andrew (2017)
      Looking at decolonization in the conditional tense, this volume teases out the complex and uncertain ends of British and French empire in Africa during the period of ‘late colonial shift’ after 1945. Rather than view ...
    • Hatfield, Philip J. (2018)
      Canada in the Frame explores a photographic collection held at the British Library that offers a unique view of late nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century Canada. The collection, which contains in excess of 4,500 ...
    • Bechmann Pedersen, Sune; Noack, Christian (2019)
      Focusing on Western tourism behind the Iron Curtain, this chapter introduces the main research questions addressed in the volume: firstly, how and why Eastern Europe became a tourist destination for citizens of the West; ...
    • Peel, J.D.Y. (2016)
      "The Yoruba of southwestern Nigeria are exceptional for the copresence among them of three religious traditions: Islam, Christianity, and the indigenous oriṣa religion. In this comparative study, at once historical and ...
    • Lange, Armin; Porat, Dina; Schiffman, Lawrence H.; Mayerhofer, Kerstin (2020)
      This volume provides a compendium of the history of and discourse about antisemitism - both as a unique cultural and religious category. Antisemitic stereotypes function as religious symbols that express and transmit a ...
    • Holbraad, Carsten (2017)
      For five years during World War II, Denmark was occupied by Germany. While the Danish reaction to this period of its history has been extensively discussed in Danish-language publications, it has not until now received a ...
    • Wetjen, Karolin (2013)
    • Wetjen, Karolin, (2013)
      Die protestantische Missionsbewegung war von einer ganzen Reihe von Initiativen, Veranstaltungen, Vereinen und Publikationen getragen. Missionsvereine, Nähkränzchen, Missionsstunden, Missionsblätter und nicht zuletzt ...
    • Lüthy, Christoph (2012)
      When David Gorlaeus (1591-1612) passed away at 21 years of age, he left behind two highly innovative manuscripts. Once they were published, his work had a remarkable impact on the evolution of seventeenth-century thought. ...
    • Pfurtscheller, Stefan (2013)
      In the present work, the Austrian story is the first time explicitly examined from a French perspective. The author first outlines the relevant directions of the French historical scholarship and subsequently describes ...
    • Marchena, Juan; Chust, Manuel; Schlez, Mariano (2020)
      The book that the reader has in his hands is about one of the most important scientific questions for the knowledge of the history of mankind: how do societies arise, organize, move and transform? He asks that, like the ...
    • van Eechoud, J.P.K. (1962)
      Regional and national history