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  • Speed Up Your German

    Strategies to Avoid Common Errors

    By Annemarie Künzl-Snodgrass, Silke Mentchen

    Speed Up Your German is a unique and innovative resource that identifies and explains the errors most commonly made by learners of German, enabling students to learn from their mistakes while enhancing their understanding of the German language. Each of the eighteen chapters focuses on a…

    Paperback – 2017-03-04 
    Speed up your Language Skills

  • Victimisation and Criminal Justice in Germany

    By Dirk Baier, Christian Pfeiffer

    Representative research and presentation of data on crime rates and trends has largely been focused on common law jurisdictions, particularly the UK and USA. This volume seeks to bring a new perspective by drawing on the interdisciplinary work of the Criminal Research Institute of Lower Saxony to…

    Hardback – 2017-02-28 

  • Hammer's German Grammar and Usage

    6th Edition

    By Martin Durrell

    Long trusted as the most comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly grammar available, Hammer’s German Grammar provides you with a complete guide to German as it is written and spoken today. In a new layout to enable better referencing, this new edition includes: concise descriptions of the main…

    Paperback – 2016-12-20 
    Routledge Reference Grammars

  • Heinrich Scheidemann's Keyboard Music

    Transmission, Style and Chronology

    By Pieter Dirksen

    One of the most remarkable tales of recent resurrections in the field of early keyboard music concerns the music of Heinrich Scheidemann (c. 1595-1663). Long considered a minor master overshadowed by such figures as his teacher Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck or his fellow student Samuel Scheidt, a…

    Paperback – 2016-12-11 

  • Perspectives on German Popular Music

    Edited by Michael Ahlers, Christoph Jacke

    In this book, native popular musicologists focus on their own popular music cultures from Germany, Austria and Switzerland for the first time: from subcultural to mainstream phenomena; from the 1950s to contemporary acts. Starting with an introduction and two chapters on the histories of German…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08 
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Music after Hitler, 1945–1955

    By Toby Thacker

    The political control of music in the Third Reich has been analysed from several perspectives, and with ever increasing sophistication. However, music in Germany after 1945 has not received anything like the same treatment. Rather, there is an assumption that two separate musical cultures emerged…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30

  • Social Relations in the Estate Villages of Mecklenburg c.1880–1924

    By Simon Constantine

    Research on late nineteenth and early twentieth century German society has concentrated overwhelmingly on life in the cities. By contrast, and despite the fact that almost one third of Germans were still working in agriculture as late as 1914, Germany's rural society remains relatively unexplored.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Studies in Labour History

  • Peace and Reconciliation

    In Search of Shared Identity

    By Pauline Kollontai

    Edited by Sebastian C. H. Kim

    Establishing a shared identity is an important part of any process of peace and reconciliation. This book discusses issues and theories of identity formation that can be implemented for peace and reconciliation from the perspectives of theology and religious studies, whilst interacting with…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30

  • Schubert's Goethe Settings

    By Lorraine Byrne Bodley

    The traditional approach to the study of Goethe and Schubert is to place them in opposition to one another, both in terms of their life experiences and in relation to the nineteenth-century Lied. In her introduction to this book, Lorraine Byrne examines the myths that have evolved around these…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30

  • German Grammar Made Easy

    2nd Edition

    By Lisa Kahlen

    German Grammar Made Easy is the ideal introduction to the basics of German grammar for anyone new to the language or looking to refresh their knowledge. The Grammar features: • concise and jargon-free explanations supported by examples • exercises throughout to reinforce learning • a "fast-track…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Grammar Made Easy

  • Autobiography and Natural Science in the Age of Romanticism

    Rousseau, Goethe, Thoreau

    By Bernhard Kuhn

    Set against the backdrop of a rapidly fissuring disciplinary landscape where poetry and science are increasingly viewed as irreconcilable and unrelated, Bernhard Kuhn's study uncovers a previously ignored, fundamental connection between autobiography and the natural sciences. Examining the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28

  • An Introduction to the Dramatic Works of Giacomo Meyerbeer: Operas, Ballets, Cantatas, Plays

    By Robert Ignatius Letellier

    Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864) was a great musical dramatist in his own right. The fame of his operas rests on his radical treatment of form, his development of scenic complexes and greater plasticity of structure and melody, his dynamic use of the orchestra, and close attention to all aspects of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28

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