Wilson Center Experts
Konrad H. Jarausch
Konrad Jarausch has been the author or editor for about 40 books on European and German History in the last two centuries.
This is a reconsideration of the development of Europe in the 20th century from the vantage point of modernity. It starts with European exceptionalism, continues with competing modernities of democracy, Communism and Fascism, deals with the World Wars and the Holocaust and then goes on to the recovery in order to conclude with Europe in a global context.
The Rush to German Unity
After Hitler: Recivilizing Germans
Reluctant Accomplice: A Soldiers Letters from the Eastern Front