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Germany after the First World War

Author: Richard Bessel
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a social history of Germany in the years following the First World War. Germany's defeat and the subsequent demobilization of her armies had enormous economic, social, and psychological consequences for the nation, and it is these which Richard Bessel sets out to explore. Dr Bessel examines the changes brought by the War to Germany, by the return of the soldiers to civilian life and by the demobilization of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bessel, Richard.
Germany after the First World War.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)609197566
Online version:
Bessel, Richard.
Germany after the First World War.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)624019619
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Bessel
ISBN: 0198219385 9780198219385 0198205864 9780198205869
OCLC Number: 27035781
Description: xv, 325 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. German Society During the First World War --
2. Wartime Planning for Post-war Demobilization --
3. The Return of the Soldiers --
4. The Demobilization of the Economy --
5. Demobilization and Labour --
6. Demobilization and Housing --
7. Demobilization in the Countryside --
8. The Post-war Transition and the Moral Order --
9. The Legacy of the First World War and Weimar Politics.
Responsibility: Richard Bessel.
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A social history of Germany in the years following WWI, this book explores the devastating social and psychological consequences of Germany's defeat and subsequent demobilization offering insights  Read more...

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