The Polish German Borderlands

The Polish German Borderlands
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Release Date
Category History
Total Pages 201
ISBN 0313291624
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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This annotated guide to English language materials dealing with all aspects of the history of the borderlands since the 1700s gives special attention to conflicts between Germans and Poles and issues that are again critical in Central Europe. Students, teachers, and scholars will find this bibliography of over 1200 entries to primary sources, books, chapters in books, dissertations, journal articles, government documents, fiction, and films easy to use. The introduction points to different names given to the region and puts the bibliography into historical context. The chapters cover different historical periods and organize material either by genre of work or by topics significant to a particular era. Author, title, and subject indexes make the material easily accessible for a wide variety of research needs.

The Polish German Borderlands
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 1994

This annotated guide to English language materials dealing with all aspects of the history of the borderlands since the 1700s gives special attention to conflicts between Germans and Poles and issues that are again critical in Central Europe. Students, teachers, and scholars will find this bibliography of over 1200 entries to

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Gda  sk
  • Author : Carl Tighe
  • Publisher : Pluto Press (UK)
  • Release Date : 1990

Carl Tighe aims to open up a debate about nationalism in Poland by examining some of the processes of history in one small but important place. Gdansk and its locality was where World War II started, where Solidarity was formed and where contemporary change is focused. Throughout its history the

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The Polish Wild West
  • Author : Beata Halicka
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-06-01

The incorporation of German territories east of the Oder and Western Neisse rivers into Poland in 1945 was linked with the difficult process of an almost total exchange of population and involved the taking over of a region in which the Second World War had effected an enormous level of destruction.

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Belonging to the Nation
  • Author : John J. Kulczycki
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-03-07

In 1939 Nazis identified Polish citizens of German origin and granted them legal status as ethnic Germans of the Reich. After the war Poland did just the opposite: searched out Germans of Polish origin and offered them Polish citizenship. John Kulczycki’s account underscores the processes of inclusion and exclusion that

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Contemporary Identity and Memory in the Borderlands of Poland and Germany
  • Author : Aleksandra Binicewicz
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-09-30

The book analyses issues associated with the contemporary and memory in the Polish-German borderlands – a complex, multidimensional cultural and geographic area. The first section of the book, which focuses on contemporary issues, is divided into three parts: namely, a theoretical body, records of conversations with the inhabitants of the borderlands

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Dystopia s Provocateurs
  • Author : Edyta Materka
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-10-09

Toward the end of the Second World War, Poland's annexation of eastern German lands precipitated one of the largest demographic upheavals in European history. Edyta Materka travels to her native village in these "Recovered Territories," where she listens carefully to rich oral histories told by original postwar Slavic settlers and

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Gda  sk
  • Author : Carl Tighe
  • Publisher : Pluto Press (UK)
  • Release Date : 1990-01-01

Carl Tighe aims to open up a debate about nationalism in Poland by examining some of the processes of history in one small but important place. Gdansk and its locality was where World War II started, where Solidarity was formed and where contemporary change is focused. Throughout its history the

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Nation and Loyalty in a German Polish Borderland
  • Author : Brendan Karch
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-09-30

In the bloody twentieth-century battles over Central Europe's borderlands, Upper Silesians stand out for resisting pressure to become loyal Germans or Poles. This work traces nationalist activists' efforts to divide Upper Silesian communities, which were bound by their Catholic faith and bilingualism, into two 'imagined' nations. These efforts, which ranged

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Nation and Loyalty in a German Polish Borderland
  • Author : Brendan Karch
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-09-30

A century-long struggle to make a borderland population into loyal Germans or Poles drove nationalist activists to radical measures.

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Building a Cross border Community in the Polish German and Czech German Borderlands
  • Author : Katja Mirwaldt
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007

Read online Building a Cross border Community in the Polish German and Czech German Borderlands written by Katja Mirwaldt, published by which was released on 2007. Download full Building a Cross border Community in the Polish German and Czech German Borderlands Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Nine Lives
  • Author : Waldemar Lotnik,Julian Preece
  • Publisher : Serif Publishing
  • Release Date : 1999

By any standards, Lotnik's World War 2 experience was remarkable. Fighting in the Polish Resistance, his unit was engaged in an ethnic conflict with pro-Nazi Ukrainians. Unknown in the West, this struggle was, like that raging at the same time between Serbs and Croats, provoked by Nazis arming one ethnic group

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Recovered Territory
  • Author : Peter Polak-Springer
  • Publisher : Berghahn Books
  • Release Date : 2015-10-01

Upper Silesia, one of Central Europe’s most important industrial borderlands, was at the center of heated conflict between Germany and Poland and experienced annexations and border re-drawings in 1922, 1939, and 1945. This transnational history examines these episodes of territorial re-nationalization and their cumulative impacts on the region and nations involved, as

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Warsaw 1920
  • Author : Steven J. Zaloga
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-05-28

The Battle of Warsaw in August 1920 has been described as one of the decisive battles of European history. At the start of the battle, the Red Army appeared to be on the verge of advancing through Poland into Germany to expand the Soviet revolution. Had the war spread into Germany,

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The Integration of European Union Borderlands
  • Author : Michelle Janet Brym
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009

The transformation of the Polish-German border from a carefully monitored border to an open border with no restrictions on the cross-border mobility of individuals was complete with Poland's full membership in the Schengen Agreement in the fall of 2007. Meanwhile, funding from the European Union since the early 1990s has been

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Borderland Studies Meets Child Studies
  • Author : Machteld Venken
  • Publisher : Peter Lang Edition
  • Release Date : 2017

Borderland Studies - Child Studies - Europeanisation - Destitute children - Education - Youth movements - The everyday life - Cultural Emancipation - Nationalisation - Alsace - Memel Region - Polish-German borderlands - North Schleswig - German Speaking Community of Belgium

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