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Retelling of Tales of Musaeus, Grimm, and Other German Authors By Daniel Zimmermann
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The e-book treats "Torquato Tasso" by Goethe, "Minna von Barnhelm" by Lessing, "Viola Tricolor" by Theodor Storm, "Der Mann im Salz" by Ganghofer, "Der... More > goldene Topf" and other tales by ETA Hoffmann, "Richilde" and other tales by Musaeus, and various tales by the Grimm brothers, including Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel, and Brother Lustig.< Less
GERMANS ARE FUNNY By Conrad Rehbach
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Hardcover Edition. The book ‘Germans are Funny’ by Conrad Rehbach will be very helpful to many. It offers ideas and inspiration to educators well beyond the foreign language teachers. The... More > pedagogical insights are deep and meaningful, and convey to the educator possibilities on how to teach adolescents in a ‘head, heart, and hands’ approach. Although primarily targeted towards the teacher of foreign languages, this book is of interest to anyone involved in education of students grades 6 – 12. The author draws on a lifetime of work with this age group. New insights are presented in this book, concerning the developmental stages of the adolescent, from the revolutionary rebellious spirit to the beginnings of objectivity towards the self and others. The author reminds us to always make room for the necessary humor, and to see the potential absurdity of every situation, a mindset which is one of the fruits of labor in working with this age group.< Less
GERMANS ARE FUNNY By Conrad Rehbach
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The book ‘Germans are Funny’ by Conrad Rehbach will be very helpful to many. It offers ideas and inspiration to educators well beyond the foreign language teachers. The pedagogical... More > insights are deep and meaningful, and convey to the educator possibilities on how to teach adolescents in a ‘head, heart, and hands’ approach. Although primarily targeted towards the teacher of foreign languages, this book is of interest to anyone involved in education of students grades 6 – 12. The author draws on a lifetime of work with this age group. New insights are presented in this book, concerning the developmental stages of the adolescent, from the revolutionary rebellious spirit to the beginnings of objectivity towards the self and others. The author reminds us to always make room for the necessary humor, and to see the potential absurdity of every situation, a mindset which is one of the fruits of labor in working with this age group.< Less
GERMANS ARE FUNNY By Conrad Rehbach
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The book ‘Germans are Funny’ by Conrad Rehbach will be very helpful to many. It offers ideas and inspiration to educators well beyond the foreign language teachers. The pedagogical... More > insights are deep and meaningful, and convey to the educator possibilities on how to teach adolescents in a ‘head, heart, and hands’ approach. Although primarily targeted towards the teacher of foreign languages, this book is of interest to anyone involved in education of students grades 6 – 12. The author draws on a lifetime of work with this age group. New insights are presented in this book, concerning the developmental stages of the adolescent, from the revolutionary rebellious spirit to the beginnings of objectivity towards the self and others. The author reminds us to always make room for the necessary humor, and to see the potential absurdity of every situation, a mindset which is one of the fruits of labor in working with this age group.< Less
Dreaming in German By Claudia Poser
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This memoir turns on the author's immigration to South Carolina at age 13, her childhood spent shuttling back and forth between East and West Germany, and her struggle with the meaning of home as... More > Germany transformed from two states to one. Dreaming in German combines an immigrant memoir from a child of the global professional class with an inside look at the effects of German division on family relationships as seen from the Western side of the Wall.< Less
Our Heritage: The Volga Germans By Carole M. Hayden
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The story of the author's family. Invited by Catherine the Great of Russia during the 1760s, many Germans left their homeland for a new opportunity on the steppes of Russia. One hundred years later... More > many descendants of those first settlers then immigrated to America.< Less
The German Pioneers: A Tale of the Mohawk By Friedrich Spielhagen
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Friedrich Spielhagen (February 24, 1829 – February 25,... More > 1911) was a German novelist, literary theorist and translator. He tried a number of careers in his early 20s, but at 25 began writing and translating. His best known novel is Sturmflut and his novel In Reih' und Glied was quite successful in Russia.Spielhagen was born in Magdeburg and brought up in Stralsund, where his father was appointed a government architect in 1835. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friedrich_Spielhagen< Less
A German Diary (1061performingtourbyPegasusPlayers.) By Regine Dubono
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This is the diary of the bride of one of the actors of the theatrical troupe the PEGASUS PLAYERS,Inc., as they toured 16 German Universities with two plays by Nomi Rubel (THE WHIP AND THE LOST... More > VOICE) in 1961. This documentary theatrical event was co-sponsored by the Students International clubs of the Universities in the various German towns and in the USA by FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY, Rutherford Campus, NJ. We get a true picture of what it was like to sleep in a youthshostel, have to pay for sheets, soap and water (which was mostly too cold for a shower). The author was ill most of the trip, and did not know that she was pregnant, her ingenuity adds special charm to this fascinating documentary.< Less
German Problems and Personalities By Charles Sarolea
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Charles Sarolea (25 October 1870 in Tongeren – 11 March... More > 1953 in Edinburgh) was a Belgian academic and versatile publicist.He was for a long period Professor of French at the University of Edinburgh. He wrote books on a wide range of topics on international affairs. He also edited from 1912 to 1917 Everyman, a literary magazine favourable to the doctrine of distributism.In 1915, he was sent by the Belgian government to the USA in order to support the veracity of atrocity stories in circulation about the German occupation of Belgium. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Sarol%C3%A9a< Less
Gedichte [German] By Georg Trakl
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Gedichte im Exil was a 1937 collection of lyric poems by the German author Bertolt Brecht, on the subject of his exile from Germany after the Nazis took power. It was adapted for the stage as... More > Conversations in Exile by the English playwright Howard Brenton in 1987. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gedichte_im_Exil Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less