The German Democratic Republic

Author(s): 
Grieder, Peter
ISBN: 
9780230356863
Date published: 
November 2012
Paperback
Price: 
£15.99

A clear, concise and thought-provoking introduction to the history of East Germany which engages critically with key debates and advances new interpretations of the origins, development and demise of the GDR. Peter Grieder also offers an original conceptualization of the GDR as a totalitarian welfare state.