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Joachim Haeberlen

About the journal

German History is renowned for its extensive range, covering all periods of German history and all German-speaking areas. Issues contain refereed articles and book reviews on various aspects of the history of the German-speaking world, as well as discussion fora, reflections and review essays.

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The German History Society Article Prize


Read the winner of the 2016 German History Society Article Prize free online.

Mestizaje in the Age of Fascism: German and Q’eqchi’ Maya Interracial Unions in Alta Verapaz, Guatemala
by Julie Gibbings

The Prize

Each year German History's editorial board awards a prize for the best article published in the journal. The prize is intended to showcase outstanding work from scholars of German history whatever their career stage.

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Medieval German History

This virtual special issue of German History draws together a selection of recent contributions to the journal on medieval history. These are presented alongside a new introduction from the journal's co-editors looking at the important cross-period dialogue fostered by medieval contributions to the journal.

The issue contains four articles, a review article, and a new Forum on Historicism.

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Studies in German History

The German History Society is pleased to announce the establishment of its new book series, Studies in German History. The series reflects the Society’s long-standing mission to promote the best scholarship in this broad field.

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