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HIST 390 (W, 4th Sem Lang Req) Germany from Bismarck to Hitler (1)

This course surveys the making of modern Germany from the creation of the Hohenzollern Empire under Bismarck until the collapse of the Third Reich in 1945. It examines the key social, economic, cultural, and political developments that led to the Empire's collapse at the end of the First World War, the founding of the Weimar Republic, and the rise and fall of Nazism.

General Education Requirement Fulfillment: Writing centered; Fourth Semester Language Requirement

  • Offering: Spring
  • Instructor: Smaldone