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Faith Behind The Iron CurtainIngolf Schmidt

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An exhilarating journey of faith growing up in Communist East Germany and overcoming insurmountable odds by God’s grace and power.

Faith Behind The Iron Curtain
Ingolf Schmidt
Kingdom Ministry Publications / Mark Barclay Ministries , English
 

East Germany: HistoryiMinds

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Learn about East Germany with iMinds insightful knowledge series. In East Germany, it was not uncommon to hear of secret police patrolling the streets dressed as civilians. It was not unusual to find hidden cameras lying in garbage cans. Ar… more

East Germany: History
iMinds
iMinds Pty Ltd , English
 

A History of Germany 1918-20...Mary Fulbrook

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The third edition of A History of Germany traces the dramatic social, cultural, and political tensions in Germany since 1918. Offers a persuasive interpretation of the dynamics of twentieth-century German historyTreats German history from 1… more

A History of Germany 1918-2008: The Divided Nation
Mary Fulbrook
Wiley-Blackwell , English
 

The Black Beret: Incident at...Martin P. Hederich

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The book describes growing up in Germany after the Second World War and how the protagonist becomes a Black Beret in the German Armoured Reconnaissance Battalions and being stationed at the Iron Curtain for many years. It describes the poli… more

The Black Beret: Incident at the Iron Curtain
Martin P. Hederich
BookBaby , English
 

The DefectorE. N. J. Carter

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It’s late November, 1989, the beginning of the end for the Berlin Wall, but one group of men behind it are fearful. They are defectors from the Cold War. American soldiers who have gone over to the other side but now find themselves runnin… more

The Defector
E. N. J. Carter
English
 

Malinki the MedicPeter A. Brandt

Growing up in Prussia (East Germany) was a wonderful experience for a young boy born into a Prussian diplomats family. That all changed when World War II began and at the age of fourteen, Gerd Brandt was swept up into a Russian POW camp and… more

Malinki the Medic
Peter A. Brandt
Createspace , English
 

Tangled in GrayAndre Schneider

This is the story of Andre Baganz, the son of a black father and a white mother, who was born into communist East Germany. Being an outsider, he was desperate to leave this country. After a failed attempt to escape, he was remanded in custo… more

Tangled in Gray
Andre Schneider
Baganz & Byrne , English
 

Above All Earthly Powers (So...Jack Cavanaugh

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Following World War II, little has changed in Berlin. The Swastika has been replaced by the Hammer and Sickle, and the soldiers by secret police, but a life of daily oppression and fear remains. Inspired by the teachings of Joseph Schumache… more

Above All Earthly Powers (Songs in the Night)
Jack Cavanaugh
Threshold Publishing , English
 

The Warlizard Chronicles: Ad...Warlizard

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My new fiancée Betty and I were sitting on the couch, watching the Westminster Kennel Club dog show when she looked over at me and casually said, “My first orgasm came from a dog.”As I sat there stunned, trying to control my reactions and c… more

The Warlizard Chronicles: Adventures with Vodka, Women, & War
Warlizard
Warlizard Ink , English
 

Leipzig, or: East West Real LifeDorothee Lang

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A thought-provoking trip into former forbidden territory: “East West Real Life” includes travel notes, conversations and diary entries from a trip to Leipzig in East Germany – a trip that was supposed to be about books, and ended up being a… more

Leipzig, or: East West Real Life
Dorothee Lang
English
 

Nine-Tenths (English)Meira Pentermann

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Leonard Tramer and his family live in Colorado, trapped behind the walls of a totalitarian state. Dedicated to one another and determined to find the free world, they plan an escape which defies the odds and deceives their tyrannical govern… more

Nine-Tenths (English)
Meira Pentermann
Meira Pentermann , English
 

The Future of ChristianityDavid Martin

The Future of Christianity offers a mature assessment of themes preoccupying David Martin over some fifty years, and acts as a complement to his earlier volume, On Secularization. Particular themes of focus include the dialectic of Christia… more

The Future of Christianity
David Martin
Ashgate , English
 

The Firm: The Inside Story o...Gary Bruce

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Based on previously classified documents and on interviews with former secret police officers and ordinary citizens, The Firm is the first comprehensive history of East Germany’s secret police, the Stasi, at the grassroots level. Focusing o… more

The Firm: The Inside Story of the Stasi (Oxford Oral History Series)
Gary Bruce
Oxford University Press, USA , English
 

Hammer and Tickle: The Story...Ben Lewis

Q: Why, despite all the shortages, was the toilet paper in East Germany always two-ply? A: Because they had to send a copy of everything they did to Moscow.Communist jokes are the strangest, funniest, most enchanting and meaningful legacy o… more

Hammer and Tickle: The Story of Communism, A Political System Almost Laughed Out of Existence
Ben Lewis
Pegasus , English
 

THE CHINESE COMMUNIST IMPACT...US Intelligence

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THE CHINESE COMMUNIST IMPACT ON EAST GERMANY A Clasified US Intelligence Working Paper…. The East German leadership has demonstrated i n its public statements a much greater respect for Mao, personally and f o r Mao’sthought than have … more

THE CHINESE COMMUNIST IMPACT ON EAST GERMANY
US Intelligence
Ninety-Nine Cent Publishing LLC , English
 

Justice in Luritz: Experienc...Inga Markovits

As a child, Inga Markovits dreamt of stealing and reading every letter contained in a mailbox at a busy intersection of her town in order to learn what life is all about. When, decades later, working as a legal historian, she tracked down t… more

Justice in Luritz: Experiencing Socialist Law in East Germany
Inga Markovits
Princeton University Press , English
 

Faith RewardedThomas S. Monson

President Monson recounts his feelings, experiences, conversations, and meetings, presenting his journal entries that highlight Germany and its people in entries dating from July 12, 1968, to August 27, 1995. President Monson describes ever… more

Faith Rewarded
Thomas S. Monson
Deseret Book , English
 

Beneath the LindenJohn Herbert Emerson

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Set in the international conflicts of 1960s Eastern Europe, Beneath the Linden is based on a true story about love and courage in spite of impossible odds. Marlo, an American student overseas, meets and fall in love with Karl, an East Germa… more

Beneath the Linden
John Herbert Emerson
Xlibris , English
 

Stasiland: Stories from Behi...Anna Funder

“Stasiland demonstrates that great, originalreporting is still possible… . A heartbreaking, beautifully written book. Aclassic.” —Claire Tomalin, Guardian “Books ofthe Year” AnnaFunder delivers a prize-winning and powerfully rendered ac… more

Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall
Anna Funder
Harper Perennial , English
 

Dreaming in GermanClaudia Poser

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This memoir turns on the author’s immigration to South Carolina at age 13, her childhood spent shuttling back and forth between East and West Germany, and her struggle with the meaning of home as Germany transformed from two states to one. … more

Dreaming in German
Claudia Poser
Triple Water Press , English