The Course of German History Author:A. J. P. Taylor How have the Germans come to be what they are? Was German aggressiveness imposed upon the Germans by Prussia or is it shared by all Germans? Was the Nazi system a creation of the Junkers and great industrialists or an expression of the popular will? What was the "other Germany" and why was it so ineffective? In short, what is the historical back... more »ground of the German power which so recently extended from the Pyrennes to Stalingrad and from the North Cape to Crete?
The Course of german History attempts to provide the answer to these interrelated questions by tracing the course of German national development from the time of the French revolution to the present.« less