The Peculiarities of German History

David Blackbourn and Geoff Eley’s study The Peculiarities of German History is a combination of three essays originally published in German as Mythen deutscher Geschichtsschreibung in 1980.  In these essays, both Blackbourn and Eley directly dispute the concept of the German Sonderweg and suggest alternative ways to interpret Germany’s special path.  Both scholars are BritishContinue reading “The Peculiarities of German History”