Author: 
Daniel Beller-McKenna
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Koehler

Koehler on Beller-McKenna, 'Brahms and the German Spirit'

Daniel Beller-McKenna. Brahms and the German Spirit. Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 2004. 243 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-01318-6.

Reviewed by Jonathan Koehler (Department of History, University of Rochester) Published on H-German (October, 2005)

The Elusive Spirit of Johannes Brahms

Author: 
SiobhÖ¡n Donovan, Robin Elliott, eds.
Reviewer: 
Estelle Joubert

Joubert on Donovan and Elliott, 'Music and Literature in German Romanticism'

SiobhÖ¡n Donovan, Robin Elliott, eds. Music and Literature in German Romanticism. Rochester: Camden House, 2004. xxix + 233 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57113-258-1.

Reviewed by Estelle Joubert (Faculty of Music, University of Oxford) Published on H-German (October, 2005)

Capturing the Ineffable: Music, Literature, and the Aesthetics of Romanticism

Author: 
Mona Sue Weissmark
Reviewer: 
Dennis Klein

Klein on Weissmark, 'Justice Matters: Legacies of the Holocaust and World War II'

Mona Sue Weissmark. Justice Matters: Legacies of the Holocaust and World War II. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. viii +191 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-515757-4.

Reviewed by Dennis Klein (Kean University) Published on H-German (October, 2005)

The Here and Now, and the There and Then

Author: 
Horst H. Freyhofer
Reviewer: 
Claire Sharman

Sharman on Freyhofer, 'The Nuremberg Medical Trial: The Holocaust and the Origin of the Nuremberg Medical Code'

Horst H. Freyhofer. The Nuremberg Medical Trial: The Holocaust and the Origin of the Nuremberg Medical Code. New York: Peter Lang, 2004. vi + 209 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8204-6797-9.

Reviewed by Claire Sharman (Department of History, University of Southampton) Published on H-German (October, 2005)

Doctors on Trial

Author: 
Elizabeth Ann Danto
Reviewer: 
Eric J. Engstrom

Engstrom on Danto, 'Freud's Free Clinics: Psychoanalysis and Social Justice, 1918-1938'

Elizabeth Ann Danto. Freud's Free Clinics: Psychoanalysis and Social Justice, 1918-1938. New York: Columbia University Press, 2005. xii + 348 pp. $29.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-13180-3; $23.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-13181-0.

Reviewed by Eric J. Engstrom (Institut für Geschichtswissenschaften, Humboldt Universität) Published on H-German (October, 2005)

Author: 
Pierre Broue
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Benner

Benner on Broue, 'The German Revolution, 1917-1923'

Pierre Broue. The German Revolution, 1917-1923. Leiden: Brill, 2005. xxvii + 991 pp. $169.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-13940-4.

Reviewed by Jennifer Benner (Department of History, University of Washington) Published on H-German (October, 2005)

A Defeated "Socialist Revolution"

Author: 
Wlodzimierz Borodziej, Hans Lemberg
Reviewer: 
Catherine Epstein

Epstein on Borodziej and Lemberg, '"Unsere Heimat ist uns ein fremdes Land geworden..." Die Deutschen östlich von Oder und Neiße 1945-1950: Dokumente aus polnischen Archiven, Bd. 3: Wojewodschaft Pommern, Wojewodschaft Stettin'

Wlodzimierz Borodziej, Hans Lemberg. "Unsere Heimat ist uns ein fremdes Land geworden..." Die Deutschen östlich von Oder und Neiße 1945-1950: Dokumente aus polnischen Archiven, Bd. 3: Wojewodschaft Pommern, Wojewodschaft Stettin. Marburg: Herder-Institut Verlag, 2003. . EUR 70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-87969-314-6.

Reviewed by Catherine Epstein (Department of History, Amherst College) Published on H-German (October, 2005)

The View from the Other Side

Author: 
Thomas Urban
Reviewer: 
Annika Frieberg

Frieberg on Urban, 'Der Verlust: Die Vertreibung der Deutschen und Polen im 20. Jahrhundert'

Thomas Urban. Der Verlust: Die Vertreibung der Deutschen und Polen im 20. Jahrhundert. München: C.H. Beck Verlag, 2004. 223 S. EUR 19.90 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-406-52172-0.

Reviewed by Annika Frieberg (Department of History, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) Published on H-German (October, 2005)

Author: 
Jonathan Huener
Reviewer: 
Anna Marta Holian

Holian on Huener, 'Auschwitz, Poland, and the Politics of Commemoration, 1945-1979'

Jonathan Huener. Auschwitz, Poland, and the Politics of Commemoration, 1945-1979. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2003. xxviii + 326 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-1507-8; $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8214-1506-1.

Reviewed by Anna Marta Holian (Department of History, Arizona State University) Published on H-German (October, 2005)

A "Biography" of Auschwitz

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