Germany S Genocide Of The Herero

Germany s Genocide of the Herero
Publisher Boydell & Brewer Ltd
Release Date
Category Literary Collections
Total Pages 276
ISBN 9781847010322
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews

This study recounts the reasons why the order for the Herero genocide was very likely issued by the Kaiser himself, and why proof of this has not emerged before now.

Germany s Genocide of the Herero
  • Author : Jeremy Sarkin-Hughes
  • Publisher : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
  • Release Date : 2011

This study recounts the reasons why the order for the Herero genocide was very likely issued by the Kaiser himself, and why proof of this has not emerged before now.

The Kaiser s Holocaust
  • Author : Casper Erichsen,David Olusoga
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release Date : 2010-08-05

On 12 May 1883, the German flag was raised on the coast of South-West Africa, modern Namibia - the beginnings of Germany's African Empire. As colonial forces moved in , their ruthless punitive raids became an open war of extermination. Thousands of the indigenous people were killed or driven out into the desert

Genocide in German South West Africa
  • Author : Jürgen Zimmerer,Joachim Zeller
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008

"In 1904, the harsh rule of the German colonial administration provoked an uprising in South-West Africa (now Namibia). German forces suppressed it with great brutality and set about the systematic annihilation of the Herero and Nama people." "This collection of essays, richly illustrated by numerous contemporary photographs and cartoons, considers many

The Genocidal Gaze
  • Author : Elizabeth R. Baer
  • Publisher : Wayne State University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-11-20

The first genocide of the twentieth century, though not well known, was committed by Germans between 1904–1907 in the country we know today as Namibia, where they exterminated thousands of Herero and Nama people and subjected the surviving indigenous men, women, and children to forced labor. The perception of Africans as

Herero Heroes
  • Author : Jan-Bart Gewald
  • Publisher : Ohio State University Press
  • Release Date : 1999

This text describes the manner in which the Herero of Namibia struggled to maintain control over their own freedom in the face of advancing German colonial control. The Herero-German war led to the destruction of Herero society in all of its pre-war facets. Yet Herero society re-emerged, re-organizing itself around

Justifying Genocide
  • Author : Stefan Ihrig
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-04

As Stefan Ihrig shows in this first comprehensive study, many Germans sympathized with the Ottomans’ longstanding repression of the Armenians and with the Turks’ program of extermination during World War I. In the Nazis’ version of history, the Armenian Genocide was justifiable because it had made possible the astonishing rise

Nazi Ideology and the Holocaust
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007

A popularly written and illustrated history of the Holocaust. Deals with all of the victims of the Nazis' genocidal campaign: communists, Jehovah's Witnesses, homosexuals, Poles and other Slavs, and Soviet POWs, as well as the "racial enemies" - Afro-Germans, the mentally and physically disabled, Gypsies, and Jews. Jews were regarded

Words Cannot be Found
  • Author : South-West Africa. Administrator's Office,Jeremy Silvester,Jan-Bart Gewald
  • Publisher : Sources for African History
  • Release Date : 2003

This annotated source publication detailing the first genocide of the twentieth century, provides interested readers with African voices and perspectives on German colonial rule in Namibia.

German Colonial Wars and the Context of Military Violence
  • Author : Susanne Kuss,Andrew Smith
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-27

Some historians have traced a line from Germany’s atrocities in its colonial wars to those committed by the Nazis during WWII. Susanne Kuss dismantles these claims, rejecting the notion that a distinctive military ethos or policy of genocide guided Germany’s conduct of operations in Africa and China, despite

German Colonialism  Visual Culture  and Modern Memory
  • Author : Volker Langbehn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2010-07-01

Investigating visual communication and mass culture, print culture and suggestive racial politics, racial aesthetics, racial politics and early German film, racial continuity and German film, and photography, German Colonialism, Visual Culture, and Modern Memory offers compelling evidence of a German society between 1884 and 1919 that produced vibrant and heterogeneous—and at

The Herero War   the First Genocide of the 20th Century
  • Author : Martin Weiser
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release Date : 2008-05

Bachelor Thesis from the year 2006 in the subject History Europe - Germany - 1848, Empire, Imperialism, grade: 1, Charles University in Prague, 79 entries in the bibliography, language: English, comment: Auszeichnung des Dekans der Fakultat der Sozialwissenschaften (Karlsuniversitat Prag) fur eine hervorragende Bachelor Thesis, abstract: In my thesis I examine German colonial policies

Churchill  Hitler  and  The Unnecessary War
  • Author : Patrick J. Buchanan
  • Publisher : Crown Forum
  • Release Date : 2008-05-27

Were World Wars I and II inevitable? Were they necessary wars? Or were they products of calamitous failures of judgment? In this monumental and provocative history, Patrick Buchanan makes the case that, if not for the blunders of British statesmen– Winston Churchill first among them–the horrors of two world

The Revolt of the Hereros
  • Author : Jon Bridgman
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1981-01-01

This book, by Jon Bridgman, is about the revolt of the Hereros against their German masters.

Let Us Die Fighting
  • Author : Horst Drechsler
  • Publisher : Lawrence Hill Books
  • Release Date : 1980

This volume draws on the records of the German Colonial Office to portray the motivations behind the German occupation of Namibia and the consequent popular uprisings of 1904-7. The result is a critique of the impact of colonialism on this part of Africa.

Mama Namibia
  • Author : Mari Serebrov
  • Publisher : African Books Collective
  • Release Date : 2013

Mama Namibia is based on the compelling, true story of an innocent Herero girl whose life portrays the suffering, perseverance, and resilience of the Herero and Nama people as they faced their most daunting test - a genocide that proved to be the training grounds for the Holocaust."