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German Historical Institute London Bulletin
Vol 42 (2020), No. 1

 

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CONTENTS

Roundtable

Multidirectional Memory? National Holocaust Memorials and (Post-)Colonial Legacies edited by Stefanie Rauch 3

Review Article

Heimat: Between Past and Present, Intimacy and Nightmare by Juliane Brauer 26

Exhibition Review

‘Very British: A German Point of View’, exhibition at Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland in Bonn, 10 July 2019 to 8 March 2020, and at Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig, 9 June 2020 to January 2021 by James Krull 40

Book Reviews

Anne Foerster, Die Witwe des Königs: Zu Vorstellung, Anspruch und Performanz im englischen und deutschen Hochmittelalter (Levi Roach) 47
Duncan Hardy, Associative Political Culture in the Holy Roman Empire: Upper Germany, 1346–1521 (Anja Thaller) 52
Dieter Berg, Oliver Cromwell: England und Europa im 17. Jahrhundert (Thomas Pert) 56
Charlotte Backerra, Wien und London, 1727–1735: Internationale Beziehungen im frühen 18. Jahrhundert (Andrew C. Thompson) 61
Megan Maruschke, Portals of Globalization: Repositioning Mumbai’s Ports and Zones, 1833–2014 (Felix Mauch) 66
Oded Y. Steinberg, Race, Nation, History: Anglo-German Thought in the Victorian Era (Chris Manias) 72
Anand Toprani, Oil and the Great Powers: Britain and Germany, 1914 to 1945 (Rüdiger Graf) 76
Georg Koch, Funde und Fiktionen: Urgeschichte im deutschen und britischen Fernsehen seit den 1950er Jahren (Kinga S. Bloch) 81
Mathias Haeussler, Helmut Schmidt and British–German Relations: A European Misunderstanding (Guido Thiemeyer) 87

Conference Reports

From the Ruins of Preservation: A Symposium on Rethinking Heritage through Counter-Archives (Mirjam Brusius) 90
Medieval History Seminar (Paul Schweitzer-Martin) 97
100 Histories of 100 Worlds in One Object (Mirjam Brusius) 103
Global Royal Families: Concepts, Cultures, and Networks of International Monarchy, 1800–2020 (Paige Emerick) 112

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