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  • Skis Against the Atom: The Exciting, First Hand Account of Heroism and Daring Sabotage During the Nazi Occupation of Norway

    The exciting, first-hand account of heroism and daring sabotage during the Nazi occupation of Norway. The outcome of World War II could very possibly have been much different if Knut Haukelid and his small, but courageous band of Norwegian soldiers had not been successful in sabotaging the Nazis supply of heavy water. The heavy water produced at a facility in occupied Norway was vital to Hitlers race with the United States to develop the atomic bomb. Knut Haukelids Skis Against The Atom gives the reader an intimate account of the valiant and se...

    • ASIN: 0942323076
    • Brand: Brand: North American Heritage Press

  • The Girl Behind The Wall

    “The Girl Behind The Wall” tells the story of a girl growing up in East Germany in the 1980s. It embraces a child’s point-of-view, rather than the typical espionage stories or documentaries that portray people trying to escape socialism. The book provides a very different insight into the holidays, vacation and everyday life of a family; stories that are often left out when describing East German life. You will not find hard-pressed historical data, but rather be a companion as one travels back in time to relive the childhood memories alo...

    • ASIN: 0999646001

  • The Race Against the Stasi: The Incredible Story of Dieter Wiedemann, The Iron Curtain and The Greatest Cycling Race on Earth

    Cycling Book of the Year 2015 - Cross British Sports Book Award Unbeknownst to the authorities, however, he had fallen in love with Sylvia Hermann, a girl from the other side of the wall. Socialist doctrine had it that the two of them were 'class enemies', and as a famous athlete Dieter's every move was pored over by the Stasi. Only he abhorred their ideology, and in Sylvia saw his only chance of freedom. Now, playing a deadly game of cat and mouse, he plotted his escape. In 1964 he was delegated, once and once only, to West Germany. Here he wa...

    • ASIN: 1781315361
    • Brand: imusti

  • Berlin: Portrait of a City Through the Centuries

    Why are we drawn to certain cities? Perhaps because of a story read in childhood. Or a chance teenage meeting. Or maybe simply because the place touches us, embodying in its tribes, towers and history an aspect of our understanding of what it means to be human. Paris is about romantic love. Lourdes equates with devotion. New York means energy. London is forever trendy.Berlin is all about volatility.Berlin is a city of fragments and ghosts, a laboratory of ideas, the fount of both the brightest and darkest designs of history's most bloody centur...

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  • Science Studies during the Cold War and Beyond: Paradigms Defected (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology)

    This book examines the ways in which studies of science intertwined with Cold War politics, in both familiar and less familiar “battlefields” of the Cold War. Taken together, the essays highlight two primary roles for science studies as a new field of expertise institutionalized during the Cold War in different political regimes. Firstly, science studies played a political role in cultural Cold War in sustaining as well as destabilizing political ideologies in different political and national contexts. Secondly, it was an instrument of scie...

    • ASIN: 1137578165

  • How Berlin Got the Blues


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  • Crossing the River : A Memoir of the American Left, the Cold War, and Life in East Germany

    What could possibly impel a relatively privileged twenty-four-year-old American-serving in the U.S. Army in Germany in 1952-to swim across the Danube River to what was then referred to as the Soviet Zone? How are we

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  • Shattered Dreams at Kilimanjaro : An Historical Account of German Settlers from Palestine Who Started a New Life in German East Africa During the Late

    Shattered Dreams at Kilimanjaro covers the period from the establishment of the former colony of German East Africa in the late 19th century until the formation of the independent State of Tanganyika in 1961. The

    • UPC: 21754972

  • Where Is Home? : How a Childhood in East Germany During World War II Shaped My Adult Life - 2nd Edition

    Where Is Home?: How a Childhood in East Germany During World War II Shaped My Adult Life - 2nd

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  • Where Is Home? : How a Childhood in East Germany During World War II Shaped My Adult Life

    Where Is Home?: How a Childhood in East Germany During World War II Shaped My Adult

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  • Where Is Home? : How a Childhood in East Germany During World War II Shaped My Adult Life

    Where Is Home?: How a Childhood in East Germany During World War II Shaped My Adult

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  • Sex, Thugs and Rock 'n' Roll : Teenage Rebels in Cold-War East Germany

    A fascinating and highly readable account of what it was like to be young and hip, growing up in East Germany in the 1950s and 1960s. Living on the frontline of the Cold War, young

    • UPC: 13033860

  • Sex, Thugs and Rock 'n' Roll : Teenage Rebels in Cold-War East Germany

    Sex, Thugs and Rock 'n' Roll, Vol.

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  • Life behind the Berlin Wall | The Economist

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