Synopses & Reviews
In this book, a prominent historian brings up to date his comprehensive overview of Germany since 1945. Henry Turner, has extended his masterly discussion of the partitioning of Germany after the Second World War and the evolution of East and West Germany to take into account the momentous events that swept away one of the German states and united the country under the constitution of the other.
In this book, a prominent historian revises his comprehensive overview of Germany since 1945 to take into account the momentous events that swept away one of the German states and united the country under the constitution of the other.
Reviews of The Two Germanies since 1945
"A well-organized, clearly written, and meaty book."--Gordon A. Craig, New York Review of Books
"A basic, comprehensive text, valuable for an understanding of a central and changing aspect of European politics."--David P. Calleo, Foreign Affairs
"A brief, balanced, and well-written history."--William E. Griffith, New York Times Book Review
"A marvelously clear, concise, and judicious survey that will be very instructive for the general reader and extraordinarily useful for courses dealing with post-World War II Germany."--William Sheridan Allen, author of The Nazi Seizure of Power
Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-264) and index.