The Path To The Berlin Wall : Critical Stages in the History of Divided Germany
By: Wilke, Manfred.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York, NY : Berghahn Books, 2014Description: 1 online resource (374 p.).ISBN: 9781782382898.Subject(s): Berlin wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989 | German reunification question (1949-1990) | Germany (East) -- Boundaries -- Germany (West) | Germany (East) -- History | Germany (East) -- Politics and government | Germany (East) -- Social conditions | Germany (West) -- Boundaries -- Germany (East)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Path To The Berlin Wall : Critical Stages in the History of Divided GermanyDDC classification: 943.087 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Foreword; Abbreviations; Map of Germany; Map of Berlin; Introduction; Part I; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Part II; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Part III; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index of Persons
The long path to the Berlin Wall began in 1945, when Josef Stalin instructed the Communist Party to take power in the Soviet occupation zone while the three Western allies secured their areas of influence. When Germany was split into separate states in 1949, Berlin remained divided into four sectors, with West Berlin surrounded by the GDR but lingering as a captivating showcase for Western values and goods. Following a failed Soviet attempt to expel the allies from West Berlin with a blockade in 1948-49, a second crisis ensued from 1958-61, during which the Soviet Union demanded once and for
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