Why German Jewry did not Leave in 1933: Further Reading

“They bind our hands and then complain that we do not make use of them.” –Moses Mendelssohn

Holy Roman Empire

Germany under the Old Regime 1600-1790 by John G. Gagliardo

German History in Modern Times: Four Lives of the Nation by William W. Hagen

The Transformation of European Politics 1763-1848 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Paul W. Schroeder

The Course of German Nationalism: From Frederick the Great to Bismarck 1763-1867 by Hagen Schulze

German History, 1770-1866 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by James J. Sheehan

Enlightenment

Radical Enlightenment: Philosophy and the Making of Modernity 1650-1750 by Jonathan I. Israel

A Revolution of the Mind: Radical Enlightenment and the Intellectual Origins of Modern Democracy by Jonathan Israel

The Enlightenment (New Approaches to European History) by Dorinda Outram

Jewish Enlightenment/Haskalah

Moses Mendelssohn;: A biographical study by Alexander Altmann

Moses Mendelssohn: Sage of Modernity (Jewish Lives) by Shmuel Feiner

The Jewish Enlightenment (Jewish Culture and Contexts) by Shmuel Feiner

Haskalah and History: The Emergence of a Modern Jewish Historical Consciousness (Littman Library of Jewish Civilization) by Shmuel Feiner

The Origins of Jewish Secularization in Eighteenth-Century Europe (Jewish Culture and Contexts) by Shmuel Feiner

Cultural Revolution in Berlin: Jews in the Age of Enlightenment (Journal of Jewish Studies Supplement Series) by Shmuel Feiner

The Transformation of German Jewry, 1780-1840 by David Sorkin

Napoleonic Wars

The First Total War: Napoleon’s Europe and the Birth of Warfare as We Know It by David A. Bell

Austria, Prussia and The Making of Germany: 1806-1871 (Seminar Studies) by John Breuilly

Napoleon and the Struggle for Germany: The Franco-Prussian War of 1813 (Cambridge Military Histories) (Volume 1) by Michael V. Leggiere

Napoleon and the Struggle for Germany: The Franco-Prussian War of 1813 (Cambridge Military Histories) (Volume 2) by Michael V. Leggiere

Germany from Napoleon to Bismarck: 1800-1866 (Princeton Legacy Library) by Thomas Nipperdey

The Napoleonic Wars: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) by Mike Rapport

The Transformation of European Politics 1763-1848 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Paul W. Schroeder

The Course of German Nationalism: From Frederick the Great to Bismarck 1763-1867 by Hagen Schulze

German History, 1770-1866 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by James J. Sheehan

Congress of Vienna

Austria, Prussia and The Making of Germany: 1806-1871 (Seminar Studies) by John Breuilly

Restoration, Revolution, Reaction: Economics and Politics in Germany, 1815-1871 by Theodore S. Hamerow

The Congress of Vienna and its Legacy: War and Great Power Diplomacy after Napoleon (International Library of Historical Studies) by Mark Jarrett

Germany from Napoleon to Bismarck: 1800-1866 (Princeton Legacy Library) by Thomas Nipperdey

The Transformation of European Politics 1763-1848 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Paul W. Schroeder

The Course of German Nationalism: From Frederick the Great to Bismarck 1763-1867 by Hagen Schulze

German History, 1770-1866 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by James J. Sheehan

The Congress of Vienna: Power and Politics after Napoleon by Brian E. Vick

The Revolutions of 1848

Austria, Prussia and The Making of Germany: 1806-1871 (Seminar Studies) by John Breuilly

The Revolutions in Europe, 1848-1849: From Reform to Reaction edited by RJW Evans and Hartmut Pogge von Strandmann

Restoration, Revolution, Reaction: Economics and Politics in Germany, 1815-1871 by Theodore S. Hamerow

The Age of Revolution: 1789-1848 by Eric Hobsbawm

The 1848 Revolutions by Peter Jones

Germany from Napoleon to Bismarck: 1800-1866 (Princeton Legacy Library) by Thomas Nipperdey

1848: Year of Revolution by Mike Rapport

The Transformation of European Politics 1763-1848 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Paul W. Schroeder

The Course of German Nationalism: From Frederick the Great to Bismarck 1763-1867 by Hagen Schulze

German History, 1770-1866 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by James J. Sheehan

Rhineland Radicals: The Democratic Movement and the Revolution of 1848-1849 by Jonathan Sperber

The European Revolutions, 1848 – 1851 (New Approaches to European History) by Jonathan Sperber

The Struggle for Mastery in Europe: 1848-1918 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Alan J. P. Taylor

Austro-Prussian War

Austria, Prussia and The Making of Germany: 1806-1871 (Seminar Studies) by John Breuilly

The Wars of German Unification 1864-1871 (Origins Of Modern Wars) by William Carr and Harry Hearder

The Battle of Königgrätz: Prussia’s Victory over Austria, 1866 by Gordon A. Craig

Germany 1866-1945 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Gordon A. Craig

Restoration, Revolution, Reaction: Economics and Politics in Germany, 1815-1871 by Theodore S. Hamerow

Imperial Germany 1867-1918: Politics, Culture, and Society in an Authoritarian State (Hodder Arnold Publication) by Wolfgang J. Mommsen

Germany from Napoleon to Bismarck: 1800-1866 (Princeton Legacy Library) by Thomas Nipperdey

The Course of German Nationalism: From Frederick the Great to Bismarck 1763-1867 by Hagen Schulze

German History, 1770-1866 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by James J. Sheehan

The Wars of German Unification (Modern Wars) by Dennis Showalter

The Struggle for Mastery in Europe: 1848-1918 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Alan J. P. Taylor

The Austro-Prussian War: Austria’s War with Prussia and Italy in 1866 by Geoffrey Wawro

Franco-Prussian War

The Franco-Prussian War 1870-1871 (Essential Histories) by Stephen Badsey

Austria, Prussia and The Making of Germany: 1806-1871 (Seminar Studies) by John Breuilly

The Wars of German Unification 1864-1871 (Origins Of Modern Wars) by William Carr and Harry Hearder

Germany 1866-1945 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Gordon A. Craig

Restoration, Revolution, Reaction: Economics and Politics in Germany, 1815-1871 by Theodore S. Hamerow

The Franco-Prussian War: The German Invasion of France 1870-1871 by Michael Howard

Imperial Germany 1867-1918: Politics, Culture, and Society in an Authoritarian State (Hodder Arnold Publication) by Wolfgang J. Mommsen

The Wars of German Unification (Modern Wars) by Dennis Showalter

The Struggle for Mastery in Europe: 1848-1918 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Alan J. P. Taylor

The Franco-Prussian War: The German Conquest of France in 1870-1871 by Geoffrey Wawro

Imperial Germany

Imperial Germany 1871-1918 by Volker Rolf Berghahn

Austria, Prussia and The Making of Germany: 1806-1871 (Seminar Studies) by John Breuilly

The Wars of German Unification 1864-1871 (Origins Of Modern Wars) by William Carr and Harry Hearder

Germany 1866-1945 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Gordon A. Craig

Bismarck and the German Empire by Erich Eyck

Restoration, Revolution, Reaction: Economics and Politics in Germany, 1815-1871 by Theodore S. Hamerow

The Age of Capital: 1848-1875 by Eric Hobsbawm

The Age of Empire: 1875-1914 by Eric Hobsbawm

Imperial Germany 1867-1918: Politics, Culture, and Society in an Authoritarian State (Hodder Arnold Publication) by Wolfgang J. Mommsen

The Kaiser and his Court: Wilhelm II and the Government of Germany by John C. G. Rohl

The Wars of German Unification (Modern Wars) by Dennis Showalter

The Struggle for Mastery in Europe: 1848-1918 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Alan J. P. Taylor

The German Empire, 1871-1918 by Hans-Ulrich Wehler

The Long Nineteenth Century

History of Germany, 1780-1918: The Long Nineteenth Century (Blackwell Classic Histories of Europe) by David Blackbourn

German History in Modern Times: Four Lives of the Nation by William W. Hagen

Protestants, Catholics and Jews in Germany, 1800-1914 by Helmut Walser Smith

The Continuities of German History: Nation, Religion, and Race Across the Long Nineteenth Century by Helmut Walser Smith

World War I

Imperial Germany and the Great War, 1914-1918 (New Approaches to European History) by Roger Chickering

The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914 by Christopher Clark

Germany 1866-1945 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Gordon A. Craig

German History in Modern Times: Four Lives of the Nation by William W. Hagen

To Hell and Back: Europe 1914-1949 by Ian Kershaw

Facing Total War: German Society, 1914-1918 by Jurgen Kocka

Dark Continent: Europe’s Twentieth Century by Mark Mazower

Imperial Germany 1867-1918: Politics, Culture, and Society in an Authoritarian State (Hodder Arnold Publication) by Wolfgang J. Mommsen

The Struggle for Mastery in Europe: 1848-1918 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Alan J. P. Taylor

Weimar Republic

Germany After the First World War by Richard Bessel

Germany 1866-1945 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Gordon A. Craig

To Hell and Back: Europe 1914-1949 by Ian Kershaw

The Weimar Republic by Eberhard Kolb

Dark Continent: Europe’s Twentieth Century by Mark Mazower

The Rise and Fall of Weimar Democracy by Hans Mommsen and Elborg Forster

The Weimar Republic: The Crisis of Classical Modernity by Detlev J. K. Peukert

Weimar Germany: Promise and Tragedy by Eric D. Weitz

Hitler and the Nazi Period

The Racial State: Germany 1933-1945 by Michael Burleigh and Wolfgang Wippermann

Germany 1866-1945 (Oxford History of Modern Europe) by Gordon A. Craig

Nazi Germany and the Jews: Volume 1: The Years of Persecution 1933-1939 by Saul Friedlander

German History in Modern Times: Four Lives of the Nation by William W. Hagen

To Hell and Back: Europe 1914-1949 by Ian Kershaw

Hitler: Profiles in Power by Ian Kershaw

Hitler: 1889-1936 Hubris by Ian Kershaw

Dark Continent: Europe’s Twentieth Century by Mark Mazower

The Crisis of German Ideology : Intellectual Origins of the Third Reich by George L. Mosse

Immigration History and Policy

FDR and the Jews by Richard Breitman

Refugees from Nazi Germany and the Liberal European States by Frank Caestecker

Guarding the Golden Door: American Immigration Policy and Immigrants since 1882 by Roger Daniels

Coming to America: A History of Immigration and Ethnicity in American Life by Roger Daniels

American Immigration: A Very Short Introduction by David A. Gerber

Jewish History in Germany

Cultural Revolution in Berlin: Jews in the Age of Enlightenment (Journal of Jewish Studies Supplement Series) by Shmuel Feiner

Nazi Germany and the Jews: Volume 1: The Years of Persecution 1933-1939 by Saul Friedlander

Jews and the German State: The Political History of a Minority, 1848-1933 by Peter Pulzer

Protestants, Catholics and Jews in Germany, 1800-1914 by Helmut Walser Smith

The Transformation of German Jewry, 1780-1840 by David Sorkin

WWII Jewish Refugee History

None is Too Many: Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948 by Irving Abella and Harold Troper

Gender, Judaism, and Bourgeois Culture in Germany, 1800-1870 (The Modern Jewish Experience) by Benjamin Maria Baader

Flight from the Reich: Refugee Jews, 1933-1946 by Debórah Dwork and Robert Jan Van Pelt

The Pity of It All: A Portrait of the German-Jewish Epoch, 1743-1933 by Amos Elon

The Politics of Rescue: The Roosevelt Administration and the Holocaust, 1938-1945 by Henry L. Feingold

Jewish High Society in Old Regime Berlin by Deborah Hertz

The Making of the Jewish Middle Class: Women, Family, and Identity in Imperial Germany (Studies in Jewish History (Oxford Paperback)) by Marion A. Kaplan

Between Dignity and Despair: Jewish Life in Nazi Germany (Studies in Jewish History) by Marion A. Kaplan

Jewish Daily Life in Germany, 1618-1945 edited by Marion A. Kaplan

Out of the Ghetto: The Social Background of Jewish Emancipation, 1770-1870 (Modern Jewish History) by Jacob Katz

The Changing Face of Anti-Semitism: From Ancient Times to the Present Day by Walter Laqueur

Generation Exodus : The Fate of Young Jewish Refugees from Nazi Germany by Walter Laqueur

Paper Walls: America and the Refugee Crisis 1938-1941 by David Wyman

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