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The Germans and ourselves

Karl Barth

The Germans and ourselves

by Karl Barth

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Published by Nisbet & co., ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany,
  • Switzerland,
  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • Reconstruction (1939-1951) -- Germany.,
    • Germany -- Relations -- Switzerland.,
    • Switzerland -- Relations -- Germany.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementauthorised translation by Ronald Gregor Smith, with an introduction by A. R. Vidler.
      ContributionsSmith, Ronald Gregor, tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD829.G3 B312
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., 71-61, [1] p
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6497732M
      LC Control Number46004375
      OCLC/WorldCa8335026

      The elaborately produced documentary series The Germans immerses the viewer in more than 1, years of German history – a fascinating journey through time from the very beginnings to the 20th. To Germans, order is not just a desirable state of affairs, it's also a personality trait. the answers can be found in the history books - and sometimes, they require some serious soul.

      In fact, one of the most damning documents I uncovered in researching my book ExplainingHitler was a revelation that appeared in a Munich anti-Hitler newspaper, the MünchenerPost, on Dec. 9, th book for Peter Millar honed his German drinking beers with locals at his East German kneipe (corner bar) in the early s, when he the Berlin beat for Reuters. This is an interesting attempted at a history of Germany told through six cities, two lying outside modern Germany (Berlin, Königsberg, Hamburg, Vienna, Cologne, and Dresden).4/5(13).

        Confused by the German articles? Unsure whether you should be saying der, die or das? Read on to discover some tips to enhance your German language.   SUPPORT LARB. The Los Angeles Review of Books is a (c)(3) nonprofit. Help us create the kind of literary community you’ve always dreamed of.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Barth, Karl, Germans and ourselves. London, Nisbet & Co. [] (OCoLC) Document Type. out of 5 stars German Book. Reviewed in the United States on Aug Verified Purchase. This is an interesting book.

I would suggest it for anyone wanting to learn German. It shipped fast. Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse/5(23). “It is a fascinating story and a deeply moving one.

And it is a story that should make people pause and think—think not only about the Germans, but also about themselves.”—Ernest S. Pisko, Christian Science Monitor “Among the many books written on Germany after the collapse of Hitler's Thousand Year Reich, this book by Milton Mayer is one of the most readable and most enlightening.

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And it feels weird. In making a myth of the Germans, we make a myth of ourselves. According to Joseph Pearson, however, who explores German idiosyncrasies on his blog The Needle and in his upcoming book. The missed opportunity to use our past to know ourselves better is all that remains. “Our history tells us what man is capable of,” the German president Richard von Weizsäcker said in a.

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