Germany and Prussia
Profile: Adolf Hitler
A short biography of Adolf Hitler.
Interwar Germany: The Rise and Fall of Weimar and the Rise of Hitler
A contents page for our narrative of Germany from 1919 to 1934.
About: The Schmalkaldic League
The Reformation caused newly Lutheran territories within the Holy Roman Empire to clash with their Catholic Emperor. These tensions produced the Schmalkaldic League, an alliance of princes and cities. This is an article by your Guide.
The Other Reichs
It's well known that the Nazi's called their state the 'Third Reich', but what were the first and second? Your Guide examines the other reichs, and discusses how they relate.
Books on Germany and the Holy Roman Empire
This page indexes bibliographic information on history books covering Germany, Prussia and the Holy Roman Empire.
Studying German History
The introduction to a set of lecture notes on ‘Germany and Europe 1871-1945’, this page contains a vital discussion on the study of German History that I urge anyone interested to read. A lot of literature, historical or otherwise, has considered Germany only in relation to the Second World War, depicting every event as a move towards disaster.
Who were the Stahlhelm?
The 'Steel Helmets' played a role in interwar German history.