"...should be a boon to every student of European history in the twentieth century." Military History
This second edition, first published in 2004, explores the comprehensive impact of the First World War on Imperial Germany. It offers a rich portrait of life on the home front including the pervasive effects of 'total war' on wealthy and poor, men and women, young and old, farmers and city-dwellers.
About the Author
Roger Chickering is Professor of History in the Center for German and European Studies, Georgetown University. He is an established scholar of modern Germany and is the author of Das Deutsche Reich und der Erste Weltkrieg (2002); Kar Lamprecht: A German Academic Life, 1856–1915 (1993); We Men Who Feel Most German: A Cultural Study of the Pan-German League, 1886–1914 (1984); and Imperial Germany and a World Without War: The Peace Movement and German Society 1892–1914 (1975).