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Editors: David Lazar, Simone Lässig

The German Historical Institute in Washington, D.C. is a center for advanced study and research whose purpose is to provide a permanent basis for scholarly cooperation between historians from the Federal Republic of Germany and the United States. The Institute conducts, promotes, and supports research in both American and German political, social, economic, and cultural history; into transatlantic migration, especially during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries; and into the history of international relations, with special emphasis on the roles played by the United States and Germany.

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1968: The World Transformed

  • Edited by Carole Fink, Philipp Gassert, Detlef Junker, Edited in association with Daniel S. Mattern
  • Paperback | Published January 1999
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A Past Renewed

A Catalog of German-Speaking Refugee Historians in the United States after 1933

A Past Renewed

A Catalog of German-Speaking Refugee Historians in the United States after 1933

A World at Total War

Global Conflict and the Politics of Destruction, 1937–1945
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A World at Total War

Global Conflict and the Politics of Destruction, 1937–1945
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America, the Vietnam War, and the World

Comparative and International Perspectives
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  • Edited by Andreas W. Daum, Lloyd C. Gardner, Wilfried Mausbach
  • Hardback | Published September 2003
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America, the Vietnam War, and the World

Comparative and International Perspectives
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  • Edited by Andreas W. Daum, Lloyd C. Gardner, Wilfried Mausbach
  • Paperback | Published September 2003
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American Policy and the Reconstruction of West Germany, 1945–1955

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  • Edited by Jeffry M. Diefendorf, Axel Frohn, Hermann-Josef Rupieper
  • Hardback | Published June 1994
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American Policy and the Reconstruction of West Germany, 1945–1955

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  • Edited by Jeffry M. Diefendorf, Axel Frohn, Hermann-Josef Rupieper
  • Paperback | Published August 2004
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An Interrupted Past

German-Speaking Refugee Historians in the United States after 1933

An Interrupted Past

German-Speaking Refugee Historians in the United States after 1933

Anticipating Total War

The German and American Experiences, 1871–1914
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Anticipating Total War

The German and American Experiences, 1871–1914
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  • Edited by Manfred F. Boemeke, Roger Chickering, Stig Förster
  • Paperback | Published April 2006
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Austrian Banks in the Period of National Socialism

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Bavarian Tourism and the Modern World, 1800–1950

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Berlin - Washington, 1800–2000

Capital Cities, Cultural Representation, and National Identities
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Berlin - Washington, 1800–2000

Capital Cities, Cultural Representation, and National Identities
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Between Sorrow and Strength

Women Refugees of the Nazi Period

Between Sorrow and Strength

Women Refugees of the Nazi Period

Beyond the Racial State

Rethinking Nazi Germany
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Beyond the Racial State

Rethinking Nazi Germany
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  • Edited by Devin O. Pendas, Mark Roseman, Richard F. Wetzell
  • Paperback | Published November 2017
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Bridging the Atlantic

The Question of American Exceptionalism in Perspective

Bridging the Atlantic

The Question of American Exceptionalism in Perspective

Business in the Age of Extremes

Essays in Modern German and Austrian Economic History
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Business in the Age of Extremes

Essays in Modern German and Austrian Economic History
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Contending with Hitler

Varieties of German Resistance in the Third Reich

Criminals and their Scientists

The History of Criminology in International Perspective

Criminals and their Scientists

The History of Criminology in International Perspective

Death in Berlin

From Weimar to Divided Germany
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Death in Berlin

From Weimar to Divided Germany
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Decades of Reconstruction

Postwar Societies, State-Building, and International Relations from the Seven Years' War to the Cold War
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Dictatorship in History and Theory

Bonapartism, Caesarism, and Totalitarianism

Dictatorship in History and Theory

Bonapartism, Caesarism, and Totalitarianism

Elections, Mass Politics and Social Change in Modern Germany

New Perspectives

Elections, Mass Politics and Social Change in Modern Germany

New Perspectives

Environmental Histories of the Cold War

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Environmental Histories of the Cold War

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Forced Migration and Scientific Change

Emigré German-Speaking Scientists and Scholars after 1933
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Forced Migration and Scientific Change

Emigré German-Speaking Scientists and Scholars after 1933
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From Nurturing the Nation to Purifying the Volk

Weimar and Nazi Family Policy, 1918–1945
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From Nurturing the Nation to Purifying the Volk

Weimar and Nazi Family Policy, 1918–1945
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GIs in Germany

The Social, Economic, Cultural, and Political History of the American Military Presence
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GIs in Germany

The Social, Economic, Cultural, and Political History of the American Military Presence
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Genoa, Rapallo, and European Reconstruction in 1922

Genoa, Rapallo, and European Reconstruction in 1922

German Immigrants, Race, and Citizenship in the Civil War Era

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German Immigrants, Race, and Citizenship in the Civil War Era

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German Influences on Education in the United States to 1917

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German Influences on Education in the United States to 1917

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German Merchants in the Nineteenth-Century Atlantic

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German Merchants in the Nineteenth-Century Atlantic

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German Orientalism in the Age of Empire

Religion, Race, and Scholarship
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German Orientalism in the Age of Empire

Religion, Race, and Scholarship
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Getting and Spending

European and American Consumer Societies in the Twentieth Century

Great War, Total War

Combat and Mobilization on the Western Front, 1914–1918
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Great War, Total War

Combat and Mobilization on the Western Front, 1914–1918
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Hannah Arendt and Leo Strauss

German Émigrés and American Political Thought after World War II

  • Edited by Peter Graf Kielmansegg, Horst Mewes, Elisabeth Glaser-Schmidt
  • Paperback | Published September 1997
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Heisenberg in the Atomic Age

Science and the Public Sphere
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Heisenberg in the Atomic Age

Science and the Public Sphere
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Historical Justice in International Perspective

How Societies Are Trying to Right the Wrongs of the Past
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Historical Justice in International Perspective

How Societies Are Trying to Right the Wrongs of the Past
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Identity and Intolerance

Nationalism, Racism, and Xenophobia in Germany and the United States

Identity and Intolerance

Nationalism, Racism, and Xenophobia in Germany and the United States

In and out of the Ghetto

Jewish-Gentile Relations in Late Medieval and Early Modern Germany

In and out of the Ghetto

Jewish-Gentile Relations in Late Medieval and Early Modern Germany

Institutions of Confinement

Hospitals, Asylums, and Prisons in Western Europe and North America, 1500–1950
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Institutions of Confinement

Hospitals, Asylums, and Prisons in Western Europe and North America, 1500–1950
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International Financial History in the Twentieth Century

System and Anarchy

  • Edited by Marc Flandreau, Carl-Ludwig Holtfrerich, Harold James
  • Hardback | Published July 2003
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International Financial History in the Twentieth Century

System and Anarchy

  • Edited by Marc Flandreau, Carl-Ludwig Holtfrerich, Harold James
  • Paperback | Published June 2010
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Inventing the Silent Majority in Western Europe and the United States

Conservatism in the 1960s and 1970s
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Inventing the Silent Majority in Western Europe and the United States

Conservatism in the 1960s and 1970s
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Kennedy in Berlin

Kennedy in Berlin

Know your Enemy

The American Debate on Nazism, 1933–1945
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Know your Enemy

The American Debate on Nazism, 1933–1945
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Life after Death

Approaches to a Cultural and Social History of Europe During the 1940s and 1950s
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Life after Death

Approaches to a Cultural and Social History of Europe During the 1940s and 1950s
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Medicine and Modernity

Public Health and Medical Care in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Germany

Medicine and Modernity

Public Health and Medical Care in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Germany

Medieval Concepts of the Past

Ritual, Memory, Historiography

Medieval Concepts of the Past

Ritual, Memory, Historiography

Money and Security

Troops, Monetary Policy, and West Germany's Relations with the United States and Britain, 1950–1971

Money and Security

Troops, Monetary Policy, and West Germany's Relations with the United States and Britain, 1950–1971

Nation and Loyalty in a German-Polish Borderland

Upper Silesia, 1848–1960
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Nature and Power

A Global History of the Environment

Nature and Power

A Global History of the Environment

Nazi Crimes and the Law

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Nazi Crimes and the Law

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Nuclear Threats, Nuclear Fear and the Cold War of the 1980s

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On the Road to Total War

The American Civil War and the German Wars of Unification, 1861–1871
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On the Road to Total War

The American Civil War and the German Wars of Unification, 1861–1871
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Ostpolitik, 1969–1974

European and Global Responses
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Ostpolitik, 1969–1974

European and Global Responses
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Paths of Continuity

Central European Historiography from the 1930s to the 1950s

Paths of Continuity

Central European Historiography from the 1930s to the 1950s

Paying for Hitler's War

The Consequences of Nazi Hegemony for Europe
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Paying for Hitler's War

The Consequences of Nazi Hegemony for Europe
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People in Transit

German Migrations in Comparative Perspective, 1820–1930

People in Transit

German Migrations in Comparative Perspective, 1820–1930

Reading and Rebellion in Catholic Germany, 1770–1914

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Republicanism and Liberalism in America and the German States, 1750–1850

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  • Edited by Jürgen Heideking, James A. Henretta, Assisted by Peter Becker
  • Hardback | Published May 2002
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Republicanism and Liberalism in America and the German States, 1750–1850

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  • Edited by Jürgen Heideking, James A. Henretta, Assisted by Peter Becker
  • Paperback | Published February 2009
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Soldiers of Labor

Labor Service in Nazi Germany and New Deal America, 1933–1945

Soldiers of Labor

Labor Service in Nazi Germany and New Deal America, 1933–1945

The Currency of Socialism

Money and Political Culture in East Germany
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The Currency of Socialism

Money and Political Culture in East Germany
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The Defortification of the German City, 1689–1866

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The Defortification of the German City, 1689–1866

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The East German Economy, 1945–2010

Falling Behind or Catching Up?
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The German Minority in Interwar Poland

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The German Minority in Interwar Poland

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The Holocaust and the Germanization of Ukraine

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The Holocaust and the Germanization of Ukraine

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The Shadows of Total War

Europe, East Asia, and the United States, 1919–1939

The Shadows of Total War

Europe, East Asia, and the United States, 1919–1939

The Strained Alliance

US-European Relations from Nixon to Carter

The Struggle for the Files

The Western Allies and the Return of German Archives after the Second World War

The Struggle for the Files

The Western Allies and the Return of German Archives after the Second World War

The Treaty of Versailles

A Reassessment after 75 Years

  • Edited by Manfred F. Boemeke, Gerald D. Feldman, Elisabeth Glaser
  • Hardback | Published December 1998
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The Treaty of Versailles

A Reassessment after 75 Years

  • Edited by Manfred F. Boemeke, Gerald D. Feldman, Elisabeth Glaser
  • Paperback | Published April 2006
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The United States and Germany during the Twentieth Century

Competition and Convergence
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The United States and Germany during the Twentieth Century

Competition and Convergence
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The United States and Germany in the Era of the Cold War 2 Volume Set

A Handbook

The United States and Germany in the Era of the Cold War 2 Volume Set

A Handbook

The United States and Germany in the Era of the Cold War, 1945–1990

A Handbook
Volume 2, 1968–1990
Part 0,

  • Edited by Detlef Junker, Edited in association with Philipp Gassert, Wilfried Mausbach, David B. Morris
  • Hardback | Published August 2004
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The United States and Germany in the Era of the Cold War, 1945–1990

A Handbook
Volume 2, 1968–1990
Part 0,

  • Edited by Detlef Junker, Edited in association with Philipp Gassert, Wilfried Mausbach, David B. Morris
  • Paperback | Published September 2010
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The United States and Germany in the Era of the Cold War, 1945–1990

A Handbook
Volume 1, 1945–1968
Part 0,

  • Edited by Detlef Junker, Edited in association with Philipp Gassert, Wilfried Mausbach, David B. Morris
  • Hardback | Published August 2004
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The United States and Germany in the Era of the Cold War, 1945–1990

A Handbook
Volume 1, 1945–1968
Part 0,

  • Edited by Detlef Junker, Edited in association with Philipp Gassert, Wilfried Mausbach, David B. Morris
  • Paperback | Published April 2011
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Thieves in Court

The Making of the German Legal System in the Nineteenth Century
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  • Rebekka Habermas, Translated by Kathleen Mitchell Dell'Orto
  • Hardback | Published November 2016
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Transatlantic Images and Perceptions

Germany and America since 1776

Transatlantic Images and Perceptions

Germany and America since 1776

Transnational Nazism

Ideology and Culture in German-Japanese Relations, 1919–1936
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Turkish Germans in the Federal Republic of Germany

Immigration, Space, and Belonging, 1961–1990
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Two Cultures of Rights

The Quest for Inclusion and Participation in Modern America and Germany
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Two Cultures of Rights

The Quest for Inclusion and Participation in Modern America and Germany
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War and Childhood in the Era of the Two World Wars

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War in an Age of Revolution, 1775–1815

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War in an Age of Revolution, 1775–1815

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Weber's Protestant Ethic

Origins, Evidence, Contexts

Weber's Protestant Ethic

Origins, Evidence, Contexts