The Thirty Years" War and German memory in the nineteenth century by Kevin Cramer

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln, NE .

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Paginationxi, 385 p. ;
Number of Pages385
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The first book in the extensive literature on German history writing to examine how modern German historians reinterpreted a specific event to define national identity and legitimate political and ideological agendas, The Thirty Years’ War and German Memory in the Nineteenth Century is a bold intellectual history of the confluence of history Cited by: 4.

The nineteenth century witnessed the birth of German nationalism and the unification of Germany as a powerful nation-state. In this era the reading public’s obsession with the most destructive and divisive war in its history—the Thirty Years’ War—resurrected old animosities and sparked The Thirty Years War and German memory in the nineteenth century book violent, century-long debate over the origins and aftermath of the war.

The discussion of the Thirty Years’ War as a component of German cultural self-representation is probably the weakest part of the book. The author's assertion in the introduction that he intends to make use of a wide variety of representations of the Thirty Years’ War, not just historical studies, is a promise which remains largely : Jonathan Sperber.

Book Description: The nineteenth century witnessed the birth of German nationalism and the unification of Germany as a powerful nation-state. In this era the reading public's obsession with the most destructive and divisive war in its history-the Thirty Years' War-resurrected old animosities and sparked a violent, century-long debate over the origins and aftermath of the war.

Get this from a library. The Thirty Years' War and German memory in the nineteenth century. [Kevin Cramer] -- This groundbreaking study of modern Germany's morbid fascination with the war explores the ideological uses of history writing, commemoration, and collective remembrance to show how the passionate.

The first book in the extensive literature on German history writing to examine how modern German historians reinterpreted a specific event to define national identity and legitimate political and ideological agendas, The Thirty Years' War and German Memory in the Nineteenth Century is a bold intellectual history of the confluence of history /5(3).

The first book in the extensive literature on German history writing to examine how modern German historians reinterpreted a specific event to define national identity and legitimate political and ideological agendas, The Thirty Years’ War and German Memory in the Nineteenth Century is a bold intellectual history of the confluence of history.

The first book in the extensive literature on German history writing to examine how modern German historians reinterpreted a specific event to define national identity and legitimate political and ideological agendas, The Thirty Years. War and German Memory in the Nineteenth Century is a bold intellectual history of the confluence of history.

The first book in the extensive literature on German history writing to examine how modern German historians reinterpreted a specific event to define national identity and legitimate political and ideological agendas,The Thirty Years' War and German Memory in the Nineteenth Centuryis a bold intellectual history of the confluence of history.

The Thirty Years War by Ronald G. Asch puts the religious and constitutional struggle in the Holy Roman Empire squarely back into the centre of events.

However, other issues are not neglected. Thus the problems of war finance are shown to be an important key to the interaction between inter-state and domestic conflicts during the war. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Thirty Years' War and German Memory in the Nineteenth Century (Studies in War, Society, and the Military) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.

The first book in the extensive literature on German history writing to examine how modern German historians reinterpreted a specific event to define national identity and legitimate political and ideological agendas, The Thirty Years\' War and German Memory in the Nineteenth Century is an intellectual history of the confluence of history.

The War of the Mantuan Succession (–31) was a peripheral part of the Thirty Years' War. Its casus belli was the extinction of the direct male line of the House of Gonzaga in December Brothers Francesco IV (), Ferdinando (–26) and Vincenzo II (–27), the last three dukes of Mantua from the direct line, had all died Location: Central Europe.

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he conglomeration of conflicts known as the Thirty Years' War Gascoigne, Bamber. Kenneth M. Swope is a professor of history, director of graduate studies, and senior fellow of the Dale Center for the Study of War and Society at the University of Southern Mississippi.

He is the author of A Dragon’s Head and a Serpent’s Tail: Ming China and the First Great East Asian War, – and The Military Collapse of China’s Ming Dynasty, – The Thirty Years' War and German memory in the nineteenth century / by: Cramer, Kevin.

Published: () The Thirty Years' War and German memory in the nineteenth century / by: Cramer, Kevin. Published: () Modern Germany: its history and civilization / by: Pinson, Koppel Shub, The Thirty Years' War is thus said to have been "the decisive political event that shaped modern Germany," and its memory to have "shaped every debate in the nineteenth century over the ideal form of the German nation" (p.

The Thirty Years' War even comes to overshadow the period of the Wars of Liberation () in nineteenth-century. Public opinion survey's carried out in the s revealed that German's placed the Thirty Years War as their country's greatest disaster ahead of both world wars, the Holocaust and the Black Death.

The impact of TV undoubtedly shifted this perception in the later twentieth century, especially through the dissemination of photographic images of. C. Mühling, ‘Wie der Dreißigjährige Krieg zum Religionskrieg wurde’, in Rohrschneider and Tischer, Dynamik durch Gewalt?, pp.

93–; K. Cramer, The Thirty Years War and German Memory in the Nineteenth Century (Lincoln, NE, ).Author: Peter H Wilson. Abstract. The German understanding of war as religious war scourged Europe in the first half of the twentieth century. This understanding was, in large measure, a legacy of nineteenth-century Germany’s working through the meaning of the Thirty Years’ War, the horrifically destructive conflict ignited in by the collapse of the fragile peace between the Protestant princes of Author: Kevin Cramer.

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Cramer, Kevin (). The Thirty Years' War & German Memory in the Nineteenth Century. Lincoln: University of Nebraska. ISBN   In some respects, the Thirty Years War resembles the Great War of Political friction in Central Europe sparked a rush to arms that dragged in nations and peoples whose best interests lay in peace not war.

With the focus of Europe’s economic activity shifting toward the Atlantic Ocean and the East Indian trade zones, the small states of Central Europe.

The "battle between the transcendent" and the "memory of death and destruction" is eloquently shared through the life of Urbain Martien, the author's grandfather, in War and Turpentine, a book called a "future classic" by the Guardian. Thirty years after inheriting his grandfather's papers Stefan Hertmans finally read the memoirs/5.

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The Thirty Years' War & German Memory in the Nineteenth Century. Lincoln: University of Nebraska. ISBN Gindely, Antonín (). History of the Thirty.

Two hundred years after it ended, the collective memory of the Thirty Years’ War continued to exert a strong pull on the historical imagination of Germany in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Luise Mühlbach’s popular historical novel of the war, The Victims of Religious Fanaticism, was breathlessly advertised in as.

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