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xvii, 306 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Prologue : the historian's representations The local life of nationhood : Germany as Heimat, 1871-1990 The nation as a local metaphor : Heimat, national memory, and the German empire, 1871-1918 A century of local nationhood : Edgar Reitz's Heimat, memory, and understandings of the past, 1871-1990 Heimat and memories of war in West Germany, 1945-1960 Heimat, East German imagination, and an excess of reality A national lexicon for all seasons Memory as historical narrative and method Freud, Moses, and national memory Collective memory and cultural history : problems of method Telling about Germany : narratives of memory and culture Dissonance, normality, and the historical method : why did some Germans think of tourism after May 8, 1945? Traveling as a culture of remembrance : traces of National Socialism in West Germany, 1945-1960.
0807830429 080785722X (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. -300) and index.
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.