I enjoyed this very much.
Until about half way through it, if asked, I would have described the book as written in the style of an essay, and felt the author sometimes... Read more
This book provides a good telling of German history up to the creation of the European Union. It's written in a way that is interesting but a bit dry. Read morePublished 3 months ago by donyskiw
The book introduces the German history from about the fall of Rome until after the fall of the Berlin Wall, and manages so in just a few hundred pages so that the uninitiated... Read morePublished 4 months ago by M. Wilhelmy
The chapter on East Germany (GDR) tries to downplay how bad the GDR government was. I'll use direct quotes, so you can make up your own mind. Read morePublished 6 months ago by McKnz
There were a few notes and highlights written in it, but otherwise did it's function for my new history class.Published 6 months ago by s.berry
The book was accurately described. It was just what I wanted and it was in great condition too. The book was delivered right on time. Thank you!Published 9 months ago by mjand0
As others have commented, this book uses a flat and uninteresting prose style. The author is more interested in criticizing other points of view than clearly advancing her own... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Bigd
Haven't finished the book yet, but it's been a good read so far. Really wanted to be able to understand the deep history of Germany both for personal historic value, as well as... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Grandma4times
It is easy to read the book, but some parts are extremely summarized, and therefore something or further clarification is missing.Published 16 months ago by fernando benitez n.